October 15, 2009
A THANK YOU
From the family of Charlie Davies
The family of Charlie Davies thanked the U.S. soccer community for their thoughts, messages and prayers.
|Fans at Wednesday night’s game pay tribute to Charlie Davies
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Davies is in a Washington, D.C. hospital with after he was a passenger in a fatal car accident in northern Virgina Tuesday morning.
Davies' injuries included a lacerated bladder, fractures to the tibia and femur bones in his right leg, facial fractures and a left-elbow fracture.
The family's statement:
"In light of yesterday’s car accident involving Charlie Davies, the Davies family would like to extend their sincere thanks to everyone for their thoughts, messages and prayers. The tremendous support the family has received is of great comfort and much appreciated at this difficult time. Our thoughts also go out to the families and friends of those involved in the accident.
"We would also like to thank all the staff at Washington Hospital Center in Washington D.C. and the staff at the United States Soccer Federation for all their tremendous efforts.
"Charlie is in a serious but stable condition and is resting after extensive surgery. If you would like to send any messages of support to Charlie we have set up an e-mail account at CharlieDavies9@yahoo.com.
"Thank you again and we will keep you informed when possible as Charlie continues his recovery."