Elijah Johnson, 13, Paralyzed after Cousin Crashes in DUI Crash on Christmas Eve
The teen had this to say from his hospital bed at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance: “Please don’t drink and drive.”
Elijah has undergone several procedures and is scheduled for spinal surgery this Thursday.
His family says their financial struggles have just started. A relative has set up a GoFundMe account. If you would like to donate, you can visit https://www.gofundme.com/child-paralyzed-on-christmas-eve.
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“It’s unfortunate that motorists under the influence disregard the negative effects that may ensue from driving under the influence. Drunk drivers continue to endanger the safety of all other drivers,” said a California car accident and personal injury attorney.