Los Angeles: Actor Sean Malone, known for appearing in films like 'Gone Baby Gone' and 'The Fighter', has died. He was 54.

Malone died after succumbing to injuries from a drowning incident, the Boston Fire Department confirmed, reported People Magazine.

The actor, who played Skinny Ray Likanski in Ben Affleck's mystery film 'Gone Baby Gone' had been in coma for over a week, after he was loacted by three teens, along with an off-duty firefighter, floating unconscious in the water.

Malone was spotted swiming 'too far' on July 20 and was taken to Boston Medical Center where he remained in critical condition until Wednesday when he passed away.

The Boston Fire Department took to Twitter and posted, 'his family would like to thank the dedicated staff at BMC, Boston EMS, those than rescued Sean and friends for their support.'

Malone played the role of Wolfie in the 2010 movie 'The Fighter'.