Texas Freshman Football Player Faces Possible Amputation After Contacting Bacterial Meningitis

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Andre Lampkin, L.D. Bell’s 2007 Football Star contacted bacterial meningitis. He has been in the Intensive Care Unit since March 23,2008. The many blood clots that have formed in his limbs makes amputation a real possibility, says the Family of Andre Lampkin.

A specialized clinic in Florida has miraculously been able to save limbs in similar cases. Andre has been accepted by the clinic, but they require $35,000 up front.

An account has been set up for donations at TEXAS CREDIT UNION P.O. BOX 1253 HURST,TX 76053. ACCOUNT NUMBER IS 20001599109.

For online banking wire transfer use routing #311987786. For any questions or to check on Andre’s progress, contact: Godmother, Michelle Gideon at 817-360-7090.

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