IWC Wrestler Suffers A Number Of Injuries Following Incident
Independent Wrestler Shawn Phoenix suffered a number of major injuries following an incident that occurred at an International Wrestling Cartel event in Elizabeth, PA.
Phoenix attempted to hit a 450 splash onto his opponent, and landed on his head breaking his skull . Shawn also suffered a broken ear canal, concussion, leaking spinal fluid from his ear, permanent hearing loss in his left ear, paralysis on the left side of his face, dislocated jaw, and a torn tendon in his thumb.
Phoenix was rushed to the hospital, and released after six days. The 27 year old posted the video of the incident on his Youtube channel.
Please be advised, the footage is graphic.
Broke my skull, was bleeding from my brain…but I was released from the hospital in six days. I'm unbreakable.
— 𝖀𝖓𝖇𝖗𝖊𝖆𝖐𝖆𝖇𝖑𝖊 Fire Callux (@xShawnXphoenix) December 19, 2018
Thanks buddy! Accidents happen. But that doesn't matter to old timers who take the opportunity to bury the business we love! https://t.co/AKoVm6Y351
— 𝖀𝖓𝖇𝖗𝖊𝖆𝖐𝖆𝖇𝖑𝖊 Fire Callux (@xShawnXphoenix) December 20, 2018