University of Oregon football player Spencer Webb has died after falling and hitting his head, stated the Lane County Sheriff’s Office in Eugene, Oregon, on Wednesday.
Close to 2:30 p.m., authorities arrived to the scene after receiving a call regarding someone who was hurt.
They then discovered that Webb, a 22-year-old tight end, and been out in a location of rock slides, west of Triangle Lake, when he fell and hit his head. It has been called a cliff-diving accident.
Witnesses say that authorities attempted to revive Webb, but they were unsuccessful.
“There is no evidence of foul play, and his death appears to be accidental,” stated a deputy.
Webb was from Sacramento and attended Christian Brothers High School. He was in his third year at University of Oregon.