Jamie Watson has revealed his stepdaughter is “doing better and better”
Jamie Lynn Spears ‘ husband Jamie Watson has given an update on his stepdaughter Maddie’s health after her terrifying accident over the weekend.
He has urged everyone to “believe in miracles” in a touching Instagram post, and added that she is “doing better and better” following the scary moment she was rushed to hospital when her off-road vehicle crashed into a pond, leaving her submerged in water for two minutes.
Jamie shared the inspirational message with his followers on social media, and added: “Thank you everyone for the prayers. Maddie is doing better and better. Thank y’all so much.”
It comes after a spokesperson for the Spears family confirmed she has regained consciousness and is talking.
They told People magazine in a statement: “With her father, mother and stepfather by her side, Maddie regained consciousness mid-day Tuesday, February 7.
“The 8-year-old daughter of entertainer Jamie Lynn Spears was involved in an ATV accident at a family home Sunday in Kentwood, La. Paramedics resuscitated her and she was airlifted to a local hospital.
“She is aware of her surroundings and recognises those family members who have kept a round-the-clock vigil since the accident.”
It continued: “Doctors were able to remove the ventilator today and she is awake and talking. Maddie continues to receive oxygen and is being monitored closely but it appears that she has not suffered any neurological consequences from the accident.”
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