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Saturday , 25 September 2021
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Lac La Biche gas station holding Pizza Day fundraiser to help youth injured in ATV accident

The Beaver Hill Shell Gas Station & Deli in Lac La Biche is holding a Pizza Day fundraiser to help a critically injured teen.

On Sunday, September 5, 13-year-old Hussein Abadi (Hassouna) was in a serious quad accident on a family camping trip outside of Fort McMurray.

Hussein was airlifted to the Stollery Children’s Hospital in Edmonton where he was rushed into surgery after suffering multiple brain injuries, including a concussion, fractured skull, brain contusions, brain bleeding, brain inflammation and broken facial bones.

He is still in a medically induced coma to help reduce the swelling.

“On Friday September 17 we will be holding a Pizza Day in hopes to help this family reach their Gofundme Goals,” The Beaver Hill Shell Gas Station & Deli posted on social media. “Every Personal Sized Pizza purchased will be donated and we will match your contributions.”

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About Arthur C. Green

Arthur C. Green is from Whitbourne Newfoundland and graduated from the CNA Journalism Program. Arthur also studied Business Marketing and Political Science at Memorial University in Essex England and St. John's Newfoundland. Green has worked for such organizations as CBC, CBC Radio, NTV, Saltwire, Great West Media, CKLB Radio, Vista Radio, and Postmedia. He also loves Jiggs Dinner!