Brother of boy who died of brain cancer after celebrating early Christmas struck by multiple cars


NORTHGATE, Ohio (WDTN) – Less than two weeks after burying their youngest son who died of cancer, the family of Brody Allen was struck by another tragedy.

Their 19-year-old son, Brody’s older brother, was hit by at least two cars Monday night, putting him in the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

WLWT reports that the teen, Andrew, was hit about a half-mile away from the family’s home.

He is now in a medically-induced coma.

Andrew became a familiar face to those who followed the story of his younger brother Brody, who celebrated an early Christmas a few months ago knowing that his cancer would keep him from being here on the actual holiday.

Brody was buried 11 days ago.

The boys’ parents were reportedly on a cruise when the accident happened, and a full day went by before authorities were able to tell them what had happened to Andrew.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video on

Don't Miss

Interactive Radar

More As Seen on 2 NEWS