Lane Tech football player back in hospital ICU

A Lane Tech football player who collapsed at a game October 4 was rushed to the hospital Wednesday night and is now in intensive care.

A family member says Drew Williams was discharged from Christ Hospital’s trauma treatment center earlier on Tuesday and was transferred to the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago.

Several hours later he was rushed to Lurie Children’s Hospital over fears he had developed an infection.

Williams is currently in isolation.

The high school senior suffered a severe brain injury during a game at Gately Stadium and remains in a coma.

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