Baby Girl Found Alive In A Field 10 Miles From Her Home After Tornado

This is an absolutely incredible and heartbreaking story. UPDATE: Unfortunately the little girl passed away from her injuries.

According to the AP:

A hospital spokeswoman says a toddler named Angel Babcock was found alive in an Indiana field after violent storms is the sole survivor of her immediate family.

Cis Gruebbel is a spokeswoman for Kosair Children’s Hospital in Louisville, Ky. Gruebbel says the toddler is in critical condition.

Washington County, Ind., Coroner Rondale Brishaber said the girl’s mother, father, 2-month-old sister and 2-year-old brother all died in the storm.

JIM YOUNG / Reuters

A woman surveys the destruction caused by a tornado in Harrisburg, Illinois March 1.

The Telegraph says:

Rescuers said she was discovered in the dark in a field near the town of Salem, 10 miles from her home, suffering from serious head injuries.

Her grandfather has told the press the next 24-48 hours are critical to her survival.

UPDATE:

Unfortunately Angel passed away from her injuries.

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