Good news: It appears five-year-old boy thrown from Mall of America balcony will live

Good news: It appears five-year-old boy thrown from Mall of America balcony will live
Landen Hoffmann (Image via Daily Mail)

[Ed. – But he’s still got a long, long way to go.]

A five-year-old boy who was thrown from a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America is making beginning [sic] to heal.

Landen Hoffmann suffered head trauma and multiple broken bones when he fell nearly 40 feet and landed on the stone floor at the shopping center in Bloomington, Minnesota.

The boy’s family offered an update to his condition on his GoFundMe website on Wednesday as the campaign surpassed $766,000.

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‘The power of prayer is simply amazing. We all have been extremely humbled by the outpouring of support and prayers from everyone one,’ the statement said.

‘Thank you for showing us there is so much good not only in our community but across the globe. Condition is again similar to previous days, another peaceful night of sleep – small steps towards the healing process. Each new day is a good day.

‘Landen’s recovery is expected to be ongoing for a long time, while it’s hard to estimate costs, this will change everything for their family and require much of their time and focus.’

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