Carlos Wells is a lucky young man. The Bay High school running back was airlifted from his teams game this past Friday night to Children's Hospital at the University of Alabama-Birmingham, after he became ill and was sent to a local hospital. That hospital made the life saving decision to send him to Birmingham.
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Thankfully, the initial fears...that the injury was concussion related, were wrong. A blood clot was removed from his brain and Wells is in critical condition, but recovering in Birmingham.
Here is the TV Version of the story, Courtesy of our friends at WJHG/Newschannel 7: