As Life & Style reported yesterday, a firefighter from Texas is making headlines after he responded to a 911 call involving his wife and seven-year-old son.
The story has grown so big, that even Taylor Swift has allegedly made a donation to the family — and it's a whopping one at that!
On a GoFundMe page set up to help the Van Riper family with medical expenses after two of them were injured in a head-on collision, a $15,000 donation appeared and was signed by "Taylor Swift." A source has since confirmed to BuzzFeed News that the gift was legitimate and from the "Bad Blood" singer.
I awoke this morning to see this. ..THE TAYLOR SWIFT contributed $15,000 to my dear friends Amber Keeler VanRiper, John...Posted by Robin Davis on Thursday, June 11, 2015
I awoke this morning to see this. ..THE TAYLOR SWIFT contributed $15,000 to my dear friends Amber Keeler VanRiper, John...
Aaron Van Riper, who's a volunteer firefighter, previously told KTRK news station that he doesn't know "how either one of them lived. There was nothing left of that car."
(Photo Credit: GoFundMe)
As of Wednesday, Van Riper's son, Jonathan, had been released from the hospital after sustaining multiple fractures. Van Riper's wife, Amber, was still being held in the shock and trauma ICU after undergoing nine hours of surgery on her pelvis.
Our thoughts are with the family as they continue to heal from the accident.
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