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Family, friends rally around Colorado City veterinarian severely injured in accident

ABILENE, Texas - Colorado City veterinarian Justin Goebel is fighting for his life after a head-on crash on an icy bridge near Sweetwater.

According to the Sweetwater Fire Department, Goebel's ruck was involved in a collision on Hwy 70 just south of Sweetwater.

"Just broke my heart. God's got a plan for this. I see his family coming together. We stood around and prayed and I see God working through this," family friend Vickie Jones told KTXS.

Goebel was flown to University Medical Center in Lubbock, where he is currently in critical condition.

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"They're hardworking people...they're godly people," Jones said.

Jones has known Goebel for about 12 years.

She says he's tough, physically and mentally.

"He’s got a long road ahead of him. But I feel that he's in good hands in Lubbock," said Jones.

She said the community's prayers are with Goebel's wife and their 10-month-old son.

The other driver, who's from New Mexico, is at the same hospital, also in critical condition

If you would like to help the victims, click below:

https://www.youcaring.com/justinandikagoebel-738033

https://www.gofundme.com/ar-sammys-medical-expenses


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