Two siblings in San Angelo, Texas, were reunited for the first time after their parents and two-month-old sister were killed in a head-on collision earlier this month.
Five years old, Zachary Clemens was reunited with his 8-year-old sister, Angela Clemens, this week, said Teresa Burrell, the children's great-aunt, on Facebook
"Yesterday, he [Zachary] could leave his bed and be in bed Wheelchair for the first time He and Angie first saw each other, Angie had many brain injuries, but yesterday she was able to read and sing with us, our hearts are so full of the wonders we experience, "she wrote.
"This is Zachary and Angie, they can touch each other for the first time since the accident, and our prayers are for those little ones who have a long journey of healing ahead," she added.
Burrell did not immediately respond to Fox News request for a comment on Saturday.
Zachary, Angela and her two other siblings, Wyatt, 4, and Nicholas, 2, were involved in a head-on collision on Saturday, April 7. The Clemens were back from a family outing when the driver of a Tahoe lost control of the vehicle, turned into oncoming traffic and reported on the family suburb, KTXS-TV
The children's parents, Jim Alan Clemens, 31 and Karisa Brianne Clemens, 29, were killed. The accident also claimed the lives of her two-month-old sister Juliana
Zachary, Angie and Wyatt were all sent to a local hospital in critical condition while her two-year-old brother escaped the accident with only minor injuries. He is now with his grandmother while his three siblings are being treated at the Cook Children's Medical Center in Fort Worth.
"Little Zachary broke his back but felt his toes and that's great, but when they took him to the surgery, his lungs were" They were really fighting, "Burrell said on KTXS TV.
Angie, who recently woke up from coma, suffered various brain injuries as a result of the accident, Wyatt was paralyzed on his left side and suffered strokes The accident is on the way to recovery. "Burrell wrote on Facebook that the 4-year-old" He is an active little boy who walks (carefully) and plays. He rarely sits still. "
Two separate charity events were launched to help the family pay for burial and medical expenses. A fundraiser on Facebook has raised more than $ 100,000. The other one, YouCaring, has raised nearly $ 40,000.
Local authorities are investigating more details of the crash, People Magazine reports.