49ers fan punched during NFC championship remains in coma

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Posted at 5:44 PM, Feb 05, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-05 20:44:40-05

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The family of a San Francisco 49ers fan who suffered a traumatic brain injury after being punched outside SoFi Stadium last weekend said he remains in a coma Saturday.

Daniel Luna was put into a medically induced coma after he was punched, fell, and struck his head on the ground during the NFC championship game between the 49ers and the Los Angeles Rams.

Authorities arrested a man Friday for an investigation of assault. Luna's family said he “has a long road ahead of him” and urged anyone who witnessed the altercation to come forward.

They said they want to make sure NFL events are safe and secure for everyone.