May 9, 2019–7:17 a.m.
The 17-year-old who was involved in a motorcycle accident Sunday afternoon in the area of County Road 189 in Cedar Bluff – has passed away.
Damien Hymbaugh, a senior at Cedar Bluff High School – suffered serious injuries when his motorcycle left the driveway and struck a tree shortly after 5:30 pm (May 5th) – afterward, he was transported to an area trauma center.
Family members say that Damien was an organ donor and was kept on life support until a recipient(s) for his organs could be found. Friends & family lined the hall of the Intensive Care Unit for a moment of silence as he was taken to the operating room
Students, faculty and staff at Cedar Bluff School attended a special student-led assembly on Wednesday afternoon