A Press conference was held this morning at Doctors Hospital in Augusta Georgia regarding Travis Barker former Blink-182 Drummer and Adam Goldstein (DJ AM) condition following a fatal plane crash in Columbia, SC that occurred just before midnight on Friday. The family released this statement to the press.
A statement was shared by the Barker and Goldstein families.
“Both Travis Barker and Adam Goldstein (DJ AM) are currently being treated for second and third degree burns. Barker suffered from burns on his torso and lower body and Goldstein suffered from burns on his arm, and a portion of his scalp. Since both Barker and Goldstein are in overall good health and didn't suffer from any other crash-related complications, a full recovery is expected.
The families wish to thank fans from all over the world for their prayers and concern. Deepest sympathy is expressed to the loved ones of those who perished in the crash. As the two recuperate and mourn this loss, privacy for them, their families, and friends is requested at this time.”
The patients’ physicians, Fred Mullins, MD, Medical Director of the Joseph M. Still Burn Center, and burn surgeon Claus Brandigi, MD, stated that the patients remain in critical, but stable condition.
Iron Mill News Service Parent of Politisite.com will receive patient updates at 4 pm eastern time Sunday.
Friends of Barker and Goldstein may share their well-wishes by going to the hospital’s website, www.doctors-hospital.net, click on Visitors, then Email a Patient.
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