A man died in a gondola clang in Colorado last week while driving his pregnant wife to the hospital to give birth to their third child.
Tony Schmucker is believed to have suffered a medical emergency behind the rotate of his black Nissan Pathfinder, the Coloradoan reported Sunday. The vehicle careened of the road and down and embankment around 1:40 a.m. Wednesday near Fort Collins.
Jill Schmucker was knocked unconscious and violated her back in the crash. She gave delivery to a boy at research hospitals after experiencing an emergency C-section, the working paper reported. She is expected to recover.
The duets two children were also in the vehicle and survived the crash.
The oldest Ryan announced 911 after the crash, Tony Schmuckers brother wrote on a GoFundMe sheet to grow funding for the family.
Tony would be so proud of Ryder as he was able to call 911 with both of his parents unconscious in the figurehead of the car, Aaron Schmucker wrote. I truly speculate without his actions Jill and Leedan would not be here today.
The family was freed from the SUV by rescuers from Poudre Fire Authority, the working paper said.