second time one of the Orioles players has died in a vehicle
Baltimore Orioles minor league pitcher Miguel Gonzalez died from injuries sustained Saturday in a car crash in his native Dominican Republic.
Our organization is http://www.oriolesfanaticsjersey.com/adam-jones-jersey-c-20.html deeply saddened by the tragic passing of Miguel Gonzalez, executive vice president Dan Duquette said in a statement. Miguel was beloved by his teammates and coaches in the Dominican Republic. Our thoughts are with his family and friends during this very difficult time.
Miguel Gonzalez had Mychal Givens Jersey spent the last three seasons in the Dominican Summer League. Baltimore Orioles
Orioles academy director Felipe Alou Jr. told ESPN s Enrique Rojas that Gonzalez was returning home after visiting his girlfriend when he smashed his car against a truck that lost control.
The impact of the crash was on the driver side. Miguel received serious injuries, including one in the head. He couldn t recover and he died today Monday at noon, Alou said. His funeral will be on Tuesday at his parents house located in the city of Arroyo Hondo.
Three persons were in the car with Gonzalez. All of them were uninjured, according to Alou.
This is the second time one of the Orioles players has died in a vehicle related accident in the Dominican Republic in the past two years. In January 2016 , infielder Ramon Ramírez died from injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident.