Ex-UFC champion hospitalized after truck collides with moving train

Posted at 12:17 PM, Jun 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-16 15:22:01-04

UFC Hall-of-Famer Matt Hughes was airlifted to a hospital after his truck collided with a moving train.



At this time details are scarce, but UFC President Dana White told this to ESPN regarding the situation.

"Apparently, he has head trauma," said White.  "His family is traveling to him now."

Dana White also posted this message on his Instagram.


?? Matt and Audra.

A post shared by Dana White (@danawhite) on

The UFC Twitter account also sent the Hughes family their well-wishes.

This is a developing story and updates will be posted as more details are released.