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post #1 of 81 Old 05-22-2011, 11:51 PM Thread Starter
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Unhappy Need you thoughts and prayers!

Guys, it's been a while since I moved to Wyoming and wheeled with you. But I'm sure some of your remember my son Robert (Bobby), who came on several wheeling excursions with us...

Two days ago (friday 5/20), my 19 year old son was sitting on a park bench by a playground, chatting with one of his best life-long friends.

While innocently hanging out with his buddy, a landscape pickup truck somehow lost control, jumped a curb, drove across 20-30 yards of lawn and plowed into the bench the boys were sitting on. Investigation is still ongoing.

My son's friend was fortunate. The truck hit him and threw him clear. He has bruised ribs and multiple strains. He was treated and released.

My son, however, was not so fortunate.
He was pulled under the truck, which was somehow full throttle, and only stopped by the nearby playground equipment, where it's tires continued to spin, digging itself into the soft surface and crushing my boy under it.

He was airlifted to one of the best hospitals in the region, where he underwent emergency care and surgery.

http://www.9news.com/rss/story.aspx?storyid=199443

He is still unconcious, and had a laundry list of injuries. Doctors can still not give any prognosis.

From feet up:
Right femur fractured
Pelvis fractured in 2 places
Spleen has lvl4 (of 5) damage
2 cracked ribs
left lung collapesed and punctured
fractured clavicle
major head trauma, extent of brain damage as yet undetermined.

I have been in the hospital with him almost non-stop since friday night, after driving 4+ hours to get here as soon as I heard it happened (about 90 mins after).
I was sent back to my hotel to get some rest.
Giess what....I can't.

So I am here to ask for your prayers/positive energy/good thoughts. My son is a good kid, he did not deserve this. To be mowed down sitting on a park bench is beyond my worst nightmares.

Please pray for my son, Robert Husak.

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post #2 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 01:35 AM
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DONE! Hope things go OK.
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post #3 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 07:25 AM
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We will keep you in our thoughts. Why do bad things always happen to good people?

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post #4 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 07:35 AM
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Prayers sent to you and your family. Hope your son recovers and heals quickly. Having kids of my own and a couple around the same age, this hits very close to home.
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post #5 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 07:40 AM
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So sorry to hear about that, that's terrible. I wish him the best and speediest recovery possible
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post #6 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 07:46 AM
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Your son will be in my heart.
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post #7 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 08:29 AM
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My thoughts and prayers go out to your son and your family.

If there is anything you need while you are in the Denver area, pm me and I will try to help.

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post #8 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 08:29 AM
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I have an 18 year old son and 20 year old daughter. My heart goes out to you! Something like this is every parents worst nightmare. Hopefully youth is on his side and he'll recover and heal in time. My thoughts and prayers are with your family!

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post #9 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 08:36 AM
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sorry to hear that happend to your son.hope everything works out for you guys.your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

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praying for your family, BUMP TO KEEP IT ON MAIN PAGE
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post #11 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 09:22 AM
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Prayers are being lifted for your son and family.
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post #12 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 09:35 AM
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post #13 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 11:02 AM
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I saw this story on the news. So sad.

Thoughts and prayers sent your way.

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Praying for your son.

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post #15 of 81 Old 05-23-2011, 11:07 AM
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Get well soon Bobby!
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