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S.L. man who was battered in fight dies of his injuries

A Salt Lake man who was injured in a fight last weekend died Friday afternoon at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center.

Dwane Brewer, 37, died at 2:10 p.m., a hospital spokeswoman said.Salt Lake police said an argument between Brewer and another man Sunday night at 918 E. 100 South escalated into a fistfight. During the melee, Brewer was struck repeatedly in the face before falling to the floor, said police Lt. Phil Kirk.

Paramedics responded to the scene and found Brewer had stopped breathing. He was taken to the hospital, where he was revived.