Burn victim's condition upgraded to good
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — Doctors at Baton Rouge General Regional Burn Center say burn victim Wilberto Ilagan's is making strides toward recovery. He is now in good condition.
Two other crew members remain in critical condition, another man is in serious condition. Doctors say it could take weeks of medical care before the men are fully recovered.
Doctors read a statement from Ilagan which said, "Tell my countrymen to pray for us and our quick recovery... And that our caregivers are always with us, and they are very kind to us."
Philippino dignitaries are in town meeting with hospital representatives to show support for the four injured Philippino workers.