Don Sanderson

 

Age: 21

 

Summary: Canadian ice hockey player and a rookie defenseman with the Ontario Hockey Association's top senior amateur league AAA Whitby Dunlops who fell into a three-week coma and underwent brain surgery from massive head injuries after hitting his unprotected head on the ice during a fight with a Brantford Blast forward in the third period of a Dec. 12 game at the Brantford Civic Centre.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications resulted from the head injury

 

Born: July 14, 1987

 

Died: January 2, 2009

 

Location: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada