Josh Samman found unresponsive in home next roommate who died not long after
UFC Fighter Josh Samman has been found at his home unresponsive, he and his roommate have been rushed to hospital. His roommate died upon arrival.
Josh Samman’s roommate Troy Kirkingburg was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital. Josh has been left in a coma. Police are yet to release any official information on the incident. Josh Samman had written a book earlier this year detailing his use of drugs, and suicidal thoughts after his girlfriend died in 2013.
As you’d expect fans of the MMA world are in shock as the news spread around Facebook quickly.
UFC officials told MMAWeekly.com they were aware of Samman’s hospitalization and in contact with his management team.
The owner of the gym where Samman trained told the Tallahassee Democrat: ‘We are just sitting here with held breath hoping for the best and praying. It kind of hit us all right in the teeth.’
‘There’s not enough good stuff to say about the both of them. [Samman] is a tough guy, he fights through things. We are all hoping he comes through.’