MMA fighter and Urbandale native dies at age 27

MMA fighter and Urbandale native dies at age 27

Jordan Youthful, a specialist mixed martial arts fighter at first from Urbandale, died this weekend

Jordan Youthful, a specialist mixed martial arts fighter at first from Urbandale, died this weekend at age 27. 

A trigger of dying was not declared, in accordance to MMA publication MMA Junkie. Young was at the time a growing star in Bellator MMA, the next-biggest MMA promotion in the U.S. 

He was centered in Florida in which he fought for American Top rated Group MMA. The workforce was stunned by Young’s demise, according to a tweet Sunday. 

“Our staff is shocked and deeply saddened by this news,” the assertion mentioned. “A fantastic teammate, he will be deeply missed by all of us.”