The young woman amputee thanked the donors

News 13 January, 2018
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    GATINEAU | The woman of 18 years an amputee of all four limbs after an accident at Christmas is said moved by the generosity of people and would like to meet the people who have saved the lives.

    Sabryna Mongeon has learned Thursday night only all of Quebec has been affected by what happened to him on December 25, since it just came out of the coma.

    “I told him a joke that she was made a star,” says his older sister Samantha Mongeon.

    The young woman of 18 years had six amputations in the course of nine surgeries after crashing into a power pole on a small road to the river.

    She was electrocuted trying to get out of his car and remained outside in the freezing cold for over four hours before help arrived.


    Still under the influence of powerful drugs, at the hospital of the University of Montreal, Sabryna Mongeon prefers not to grant any interview for now.

    In a conversation of about an hour, however, she asked her sister to send a message to Quebecers.

    “I thank all the people from the depths of my heart. You’re so nice, ” said Sabryna Mongeon.

    So far, the campaign sociofinancement set up by Samantha Mongeon has raised more than $150,000.

    “I can’t believe it. It is so much money “, was surprised Sabryna.

    The money raised will allow the mother Sabryna to remain at his bedside during his rehabilitation in Montreal.

    His family also hopes to be able develop a residence suitable to the young woman to be able to live as normally as possible on his return to the house.

    Meeting next

    Sabryna Mongeon has expressed the wish to meet the good samaritan who has warmed up on the scene of an accident and called the emergency services.

    She also expressed the wish to meet Karl Sioui, the ambulance attendant who intervened.

    Message to Sabryna

    I would really like to thank all Quebecers in the depths of my heart. I can’t believe your generosity. You are so nice.

    I’d like to meet John, what a good samaritan that brought me relief while I was in my car. I would like to meet him in person to thank him.

    I also want to thank the paramedic Karl. He really took good care of me.

    I continue to beat me.

    Thank you to all of you.