Ottawa Hills Football Player Airlifted to Hospital After Game Injury

Posted at 9:12 PM, Sep 19, 2013
and last updated 2013-09-19 22:49:36-04

Aeromed File Photo FOX 17BARRY COUNTY, Mich. — A freshman football player for Ottawa Hills was airlifted to the hospital Thursday evening after sustaining a serious injury during a game at Hastings High School.

According to Hastings Athletic Director and Assistant Principal Mike Goggins, the injured player was unconscious for a few moments after a hit, but was conscious and breathing when being transported to the hospital.  He is expected to make a full recovery and be released from the hospital late Thursday night.