The football world is still reeling over the sudden death of Louis Nix and now we are getting tragic details into what may have happened.
On Saturday night, Nix’s mother confirmed her son had passed away at the age of 29, just days after she reported him missing.
According to Jacksonville news anchor Ben Becker, Nix’s mom confirmed her son went into the water where he later died.
“It appears to be [an] accident, something may have distracted him lost control and went into the pond,” Becker tweeted.
Nix’s mother also shared more details:
Just absolutely gut-wrenching news to hear from such a beloved player from Notre Dame.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family.