Savannah Welch, of The Trishas, Recovering After Being Hit By a Car
Savannah Welch, of the band The Trishas, was at the Wimberley Farmers Market in Wimberley on Wednesday, November 2nd when she was hit by a car.
More details were revealed today, Saturday, November 5th via a post on the band’s Facebook page:
Wednesday afternoon, November 2nd, Savannah Welch was hit by a vehicle at the Wimberley Farmers Market. She was accompanied by her father, Kevin, and four-year old son, Charlie, neither of whom were injured. Savannah was Star Flighted to Brackenridge Hospital in Austin where it was determined the impact injury sustained to her right leg was beyond repair resulting in amputation. She is currently recuperating well and in good spirit surrounded by her family and friends.
Savannah is an actress, known for her roles in many local films including "Boyhood" and "Tree of Life," as well as being a member of the Texas-based band, The Trishas. The outpouring of love and support from the community and beyond has sustained her and her family through this difficult time. She is a blessing and a living miracle to all those in her life. Once we have more information on our needs, details on how to help will follow next week.
Please keep Savannah and her family in your thoughts and prayers as she heals.