MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — There is some good news to report about the former MSU-Mankato football player who was assaulted two weeks ago.
The CaringBridge site for Isaac Kolstad said that he was taken off life support and was breathing on his own.READ MORE: Alec Baldwin Fired Prop Gun That Killed Cinematographer, Injured Director On Movie Set (CBS News)
He was also able to tolerate being off sedation medication.READ MORE: 3 People Shot In Separate Minneapolis Shootings Thursday Night
The post said Kolstad remains in a coma due to his brain injuries and the damage that was caused.
Kolstad was involved in a fight in downtown Mankato.MORE NEWS: Data Show COVID Cases In Minnesota Schools Have Declined, But Experts Still Watching For Long-Term Trends
According to the complaint, Kolstad punched former Gopher quarterback Phillip Nelson in the back after an argument. Police say Trevor Shelley then knocked Kolstad to the ground and Nelson is accused of kicking him in the head.