Boxing Legend Killed In Tragic Accident

Boxing Legend Killed In Tragic Accident
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Boxing legend Pernell Whitaker passed away Sunday after being hit by a car. As Fox News reports:

Retired boxer Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker, who held world titles at four weight classes, has been killed after being hit by a car, Virginia Beach police said Monday.

An emergency call came in Sunday night about a vehicle-pedestrian accident and when officers arrived at the scene, they located an adult male who was hit by a vehicle, police said in a news release.

Whitaker, 55, of Norfolk, Va., was identified as the victim. Police said he died at the scene.

The driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene, police said.

 
 Source: American Update

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