Top Stories

NFL's Keion Carpenter Cause of Death Revealed

NFL's Keion Carpenter Cause of Death Revealed

Keion Carpenter tragically passed away while on vacation on December 29 with his family, and his autopsy report has been released.

The 39-year-old former NFL player, who played for the Bills and Falcons, was leaving Black Point Marina in Miami when he was racing his son to the car. Keion is said to have suddenly stopped, grabbed the car mirror, and fell to the ground where he “did not make any attempts to stop his fall, striking the back of his head on the ground,” TMZ reports.

Keion eventually regained consciousness and his wife called 911 but he had a heart attack in the ambulance and passed away two days later. The cause of death was officially listed as bleeding in the brain due to blunt force head trauma. He also reportedly had hypertension but took medicine and ate healthy. It is seemingly a mystery why Keion fell. It is to be noted that he suffered several concussions during his NFL days.

Keion is survived by his wife, Tonia, and four children, Kylie, Kennedy, Kierra, and Kymiah. Our thoughts are with Keion‘s loved ones during this difficult time.

Just Jared on Facebook
keion carpenter cause of death 01
keion carpenter cause of death 02
keion carpenter cause of death 03
keion carpenter cause of death 04
keion carpenter cause of death 05
keion carpenter cause of death 06
keion carpenter cause of death 07
keion carpenter cause of death 08
keion carpenter cause of death 09
keion carpenter cause of death 10

Photos: Getty
Posted to: Keion Carpenter

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Katy Perry gets all of her concertgoers to sing 'Happy Birthday' to her mom! - TMZ
  • Who does Demi Lovato want to kiss under the mistletoe? - Just Jared Jr
  • You have to see Kris Jenner's epic Christmas decorations - TooFab
  • Chelsea Handler is the number 1 TV personality - The Hollywood Reporter
  • You have to see what Millie Bobby Brown got her BFF for her birthday - Just Jared Jr
  • Gina

    Damn, so many hard hits on the field, and playing with his son is what took him. It was probably an accumulation of head trauma during his years playing football that contributed this end result.

  • Rebeccadquintanilla

    Google is paying 97$ per hour! Work for few hours and have longer with friends & family! !mj46d:
    On tuesday I got a great new Land Rover Range Rover from having earned $8752 this last four weeks.. Its the most-financialy rewarding I’ve had.. It sounds unbelievable but you wont forgive if you don’t check it
    !mj46d:
    ➽➽
    ➽➽;➽➽ http://GoogleFinancialJobsCash46DigitalTeamGetPay$97Hour… ★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★::::::!mj46d:….,…….