Her name was “Angel.”
Tragic loss: Angel Babcock, 14 months, died in hospital today after being thrown ten miles from home by a tornado in Indiana. (Daily Mail)
What sad news. The baby girl who was found alive in a field ten miles from her home after the tornado last week has died. Her mother, father, baby sister and brother were all killed in the tornado.
A hospital official says an Indiana toddler found in a field after Friday’s violent tornadoes has died.
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Fourteen-month-old Angel Babcock of New Pekin (PEEK’-in), Ind., was found after her family’s mobile home was destroyed in the storms that ravaged the Midwest and South.
She had been in critical condition at Kosair Children’s Hospital in Louisville, Ky. Chief nursing officer Cis Gruebbel says she suffered head and neck injuries and her family decided to take her off life support.
Her father, mother and two siblings were killed in the storm.
Her grandfather, Jack Brough, says the family is thankful for the thoughts and prayers they have received and is looking to God.