Tragic information within the boxing world … Donovan Garcia — a adorned teenage boxer out of Colorado — has died after struggling vital accidents in a automobile crash, his household revealed this week.
He was simply 15 years outdated.
According to a GoFundMe web page arrange by the promising younger pugilist’s household, he was concerned in a “major car accident” on Jan. 11.
The fighter was rushed to the hospital the place he battled to get better … however, sadly, his household mentioned he handed away days later.
“Donovan fought his biggest battle and went 7 rounds, but he was tired,” the household mentioned. “His family wants everyone to know that he is at peace and they are at peace with God’s will.”
Garcia earned a number of main awards all through his younger profession — based on his social media page, he garnered Silver Gloves State Champion honors as nicely Junior Olympics State Champion accolades … and extra.
His household wrote in an obituary that he “was loved by the boxing community and many more.”
“Boxing was his passion & he won many championships including 2019 golden gloves,” the household mentioned. “Donovan has a heart of gold and put everyone before himself.”
The GoFundMe web page has already raised over $5,000. Its purpose is $15K.