COLUMBIA CITY, Ind. (AP) — A northeastern Indiana high school football player who suffered serious head injuries during a game last month is now back home.
The family of Columbia City senior running back and linebacker Sam Dailey says he’s been released from a rehabilitation center after spending more than two weeks there. Dailey was in serious condition after being injured Aug. 23 in a game at Warsaw and was hospitalized for about 10 days.
Columbia City football coach Randy Hudgins tells WANE-TV (http://bit.ly/1bFlR7r ) that Dailey is now receiving daily physical therapy and in-home care.
Doctors say Dailey suffered an acute head injury which caused a blood clot to form on his brain. He underwent several surgeries to reduce swelling.
Information from: WANE-TV, http://www.wane.com/