Bronco Player Dies

By: McKenzie Martin Email
By: McKenzie Martin Email

Tragedy strikes the Denver Broncos again.

Broncos running back Damien Nash collapsed and died after a charity basketball game in suburban St. Louis Saturday -- less than two months after the slaying of teammate Darrent Williams.

Officials at Christian Hospital in St. Louis said Nash died early Saturday evening.

The cause of death wasn't immediately determined.

Nash was 24.

He collapsed shortly after participating in a charity basketball game to benefit a foundation named for his older brother, Darris Nash.

The foundation raises money for heart transplant research and was established last month, after Darris Nash received a transplant.

The Broncos signed Damien Nash as a free agent last season and he played in three games for them.


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