Baltimore Ravens second-year cornerback Tray Walker is in critical condition after a motorcycle crash, according to a statement from the team:
Ravens cornerback Tray Walker is in critical condition after a serious motorcycle accident in Southeast Florida.
Walker, a 2015 fourth-round pick, is at the Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami.
“Oh my God,” Head Coach John Harbaugh said. “This is devastating news. Our prayers and hopes are with Tray and his family tonight.”
Walker, 23, attended Miami Northwestern High School and played his college football at small-school Texas Southern.
The 6-foot-2, 199-pounder was a developmental player for the Ravens last season. Walker played in eight games and recorded one solo tackle from scrimmage. He mostly competed on special teams.
According to NBC Miami, police should release more information about the crash later tonight.
Update (11:11 p.m.): I don’t really know what to say about this report from the ABC-affiliate in Miami.
Update (1:50 a.m.): ESPN has more details on how the crash occurred.
Walker, 23, was heading westbound on Northwest 75th Street on a Honda dirt bike when he collided with a Ford Escape heading southbound on Northwest 21st Avenue, according to the Miami-Dade Police Department. The accident occurred at approximately 7:50 p.m., and police said Walker’s bike did not have lights and that he was wearing dark clothing.
Police said the driver of the Ford Escape stayed on the scene and was cooperating with detectives. Walker was taken to Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial in critical condition, according to police.