MANTECA, Calif. (Jan. 7, 2015) – He survived two tours overseas only to end up in a coma after a drunk driver hit his car.
Nick Cargill remains in serious condition at a hospital in Modesto, Calif., reports KTXL.
Cargill joined the Army in 2009, served two tours and was getting ready to serve a third one.
“He was home for two weeks and he’s a really helpful kid,” his mother, Denise Cargill, told the TV station.
According to police, Cargill was t-boned by another driver on New Year’s Day. That driver is charged with felony DUI.
Cargill’s family said he’s in a coma and his outlook is uncertain.