NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Officials at Tennessee State University confirmed injured football player Christion Abercrombie has been upgraded to stable condition. According to officials, he will be discharged Wednesday and transferred to an Atlanta hospital which specialized in brain injuries.
.@TSU_Tigers LB Christion Abercrombie remains in stable condition. He will be discharged from #Vandy tomorrow and transferred to the Shepherd Medical Center in Atlanta, which specializes in brain injuries and rehabilitation. @NC5— Steve Layman (@SteveLayman) October 16, 2018
Staci Abercrombie, the mother of Christian Abercrombie said: “We thank everyone for their love, support an prayers... Keep praying.”
Representatives with the school said Sunday he had been off a ventilator for more than 24 hours and is breathing on his own.
Update on Christion Abercrombie - October 14, 2018 pic.twitter.com/F5ECu7VUwt— TennesseeSt Football (@tsu_football) October 14, 2018
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