Spinal surgery

My best friend for over 11 years got in a car accident with her daughter... this unfortunately was my message:
I wish I was reaching out for a happy reason but I'm not.  Yesterday Valerie and I were in a horrible car accident. I was discharged with burns, bruises, but am fine. Valerie is not. She is in critical care in ICU. She had severe internal bleeding, and had emergency surgery to remove spleen last night. She has lacerations to her kidneys and fractured her pelvis. They surgically placed pins in her pelvis. She has a spinal cord injury with no feeling in lower extremities. She is intubated and sedated now and will most likely be for a few more days. She will need surgery on her pelvis and then another surgery for her spine. The trauma doctors say she may never regain feeling/mobilty but I REFUSE to accept this and am giving this to God.
Please, please pray for her. I'm so incredibly scared, worried & feel so incredibly helpless & guilty.
Thank you for praying! ❤ Katie....

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Every little bit will help her pay insurance deductible , things insurance doesn’t cover, time off work  and so much more.......


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