Superb information … Peyton Hillis‘ girlfriend says the previous NFL star is off the ventilator and now “on the highway to restoration” — simply days after he suffered vital trauma in a swimming accident in Florida.
Singer and actress Angela Cole, who's been courting Hillis since not less than 2021, supplied the optimistic replace on her social media web page late Wednesday evening … writing in a caption on a video of the couple, “Please proceed to wish for he is nonetheless received a methods forward of him, however thanks for your entire prayers and love and assist up to now. It really makes all of the distinction.”
“At the moment was a very good day,” she added.
Hillis wanted to be helicoptered to a hospital again on Jan. 4, after he reportedly jumped into the ocean on Pensacola Seashore as a way to save two of his youngsters who have been caught in riptides.
The previous operating again's uncle, Greg Hillis, mentioned in a Fb put up after the accident that Peyton suffered kidney and lung harm within the rescue … and within the ensuing days, issues regarded so dire, followers, household and mates truly held a prayer vigil for him in Arkansas.
However, in keeping with Cole, Peyton's now on the mend.
“So happy with this man and so extremely grateful for household and this unbelievable hospital,” she mentioned.
Peyton — the quilt athlete on the 2012 model of the Madden online game — performed within the NFL from 2008 via 2014, piling up 2,832 speeding yards and 23 speeding TDs.