Wednesday Morning Update on Cape Tech Brothers Injured in Crash

Noontime update from Cape Tech...
One boy has opened his eyes, one responded to stimuli... (BPD crash scene photo)

Update at 11:50 a.m.

Another update as of 11:45 a.m. The younger brother is also awake and has had the ventilator removed and is breathing on his own.

Positive progress for both boys continues. Our thoughts and well wishes are working. Please keep them coming.

Initial Story

Upper Cape Regional Technical School has published the following update on the condition of two brothers seriously injured in a Tuesday morning, single-vehicle crash on slippery roads:

An update on the two students injured yesterday in the motor vehicle accident on Tuesday.

They are both in the Pediatric ICU at Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Rhode Island. They are still in critical but stable condition, both lightly sedated.

The older brother has opened his eyes and given his family a "thumbs ups" and the younger brother has responded to stimuli.

Please continue to keep them and their family in your thoughts. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on