Chapel Hill football player undergoes brain surgery - KYTX CBS 19 Tyler Longview News Weather Sports

Chapel Hill football player undergoes brain surgery

Posted: Updated:

CHAPEL HILL (KYTX) - An update now on the Chapel Hill football player hospitalized after practice Monday.

The father of freshman football player Dorian Timmons tells CBS 19 that it was a helmet to helmet injury that caused his son to have a seizure and become unconscious.

The father gave CBS19 permission to use Dorian's picture.

Doctors at ETMC in Tyler performed emergency brain surgery on Dorian.

Dorian's dad says his son is responding to his medication today and his blood pressure is now under control.

Mr. Timmons says his son does not have any pre existing medical conditions.

Dorian remains unconscious in the ICU tonight.

Powered by WorldNow

CBS19, MYTX & KCEB
2211 ESE Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701
Phone (903) 581-2211
Fax (903) 581-5769

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KYTX. All Rights Reserved. Users of this site agree to the Terms of Service, Privacy Notice/Your California Privacy Rights, and Ad Choices.