| Follow | Contact | Share |

Austin Hatch Survives Plane Crash Twice

June 28, 2011Comments are closed.

Austin Hatch may only be 16-years-old, but he has survived two plane crashes. The first plane crash took the life of his mother and two siblings in 2003 and the second crash, which happened this past Friday, killed his father and stepmother.

According to People, Austin is currently in a medically induced coma at a Michigan area hospital, where close friends have gathered to keep watch.

They’re all gone,” Dan Kline, Hatch’s basketball coach at Canterbury High School told the Associated Press. “He’s the only one left. What’s the chance of that happening? A million to one, if that. It’s just unbelievable.”

Austin was planning, and may still plan on attending college at the University of Michigan where his mother and father had attended, on a full scholarship. Austin recently spoke with The Journal Gazette about receiving this special scholarship and said it “was a very special moment for me. There was no reason to wait. … I couldn’t turn it down.”

So sad.

Our thoughts go out to Austin. We hope you make a full and speedy recovery. Stay strong.

Austin Hatch

Comments are closed.

Breaking News

  • The Huffington Post | Full News Feed

It's only April but the annual competition for Song of the Summer is already in full bloom. The [...]

While working as a waitress at a Pennsylvania restaurant, Melissa Mainier received a tip that would [...]

WASHINGTON, April 23 (Reuters) - Herbalife, a weight loss and nutrition company being investigated f [...]

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — In the past 24 hours, Saudi Arabia has reported four new deaths from a M [...]

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. said Thursday it isn't ready to write off Mideast peace negotiations [...]

Ex-gal pal: Camilla Parker Bowles’ brother was my ‘inspiration in life’A secret ex-lover of Prince Charles’ playboy brother-in-law said she put her hand on his heart as he [...]

A Yonkers actress and model slapped 50 cent with a $11 million defamation suit Thursday, claiming th [...]

George Stephanopoulos is sticking with “Good Morning America.” The anchor has signed a new long-term [...]

Lake Bell debuts baby bump at TribecaLake Bell made a big announcement at Vanity Fair’s Tribeca Film Festival party: She’s pregnant. Bell [...]

Star snaps of the dayLindsay Lohan loves London, Jennifer Hudson ties up her curves, a tiny fan surprises Amber Heard, Ka [...]

%d bloggers like this: