What was Edwin Jackson’s cause of demise, how did the Indianapolis Colts linebacker die and how old was he?

THE NFL has been rocked by the dying of linebacker Edwin Jackson on the eve of the Tremendous Bowl.

The 26-yr-old Indianapolis Colts star was killed by a suspected drunk driver.

 NFL star Edwin Jackson has been killed by a drunk driver

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NFL star Edwin Jackson has been killed by a drunk driver

Jackson was one of two individuals who died following the accident on the Interstate 70 in Indiana at 4am on Sunday morning.

Police confirmed he and fifty four-yr-old Jeffrey Monroe have been stood close to a stopped automotive when a black Ford decide-up truck drove onto the exhausting shoulder and mowed them down.

Native newspapers have stated that Monroe is a experience share operator and had pulled over to let Jackson out of the car as a consequence of feeling unwell.

Sgt. John Perrine stated in a press release to the Indianapolis Star: "One of the individuals struck was thrown into the centre lane of I-70.

 The Indianapolis Colts star was one of two people killed in the accident

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The Indianapolis Colts star was one of two individuals killed in the accident
 Jackson's fatal accident happened at around 4am this morning

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Jackson's deadly accident occurred at round 4am this morning

"Shortly after the crash, and earlier than any 911 calls have been acquired, Trooper Ty Mays was driving via the space and observed a car in entrance of him make an evasive manoeuvre to the left.

"As he slowed to cease for the crash he struck the physique of the sufferer in the centre lane."

A 37-yr-old man has been arrested after he fled to scene on foot.

Perrine added: "It’s believed Gonsales was intoxicated and was driving with no license.

"He was transported to the Marion County Jail, the end result of the check for intoxication is pending."

Jackson has been at the Colts since signing for them in 2015 following a spell with Arizona Cardinals.

In the 2016 NFL season he performed in all sixteen video games and began eight, recording sixty six tackles.

The news won’t solely come as devastating blow to his household however to soccer followers throughout America forward of recreation's extravaganza this night.

The 52nd Tremendous Bowl is being held at the US Financial institution Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

The New England Patriots are hoping to retain the crown they gained final yr once they tackle the Philadelphia Eagles.

THE NFL has been rocked by the dying of linebacker Edwin Jackson on the eve of the Tremendous Bowl.

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