- Associated Press - Monday, July 6, 2015

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A Mat-Su teen known for a popular YouTube video is in critical condition after a four-wheeler crash while camping on the Kenai Peninsula.

KTVA-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1KJkNj6 ) that 15-year-old Sam Allred was riding on the four-wheeler with his 11-year-old brother, Tom, when he crashed the vehicle Thursday. Tom suffered only minor injuries but Sam was airlifted vi LifeFlight Air Ambulance to Providence Alaska Medical Center.

Sam’s sister-in-law Amanda Allred says Sam suffered organ damage as well as broken hips on both sides and a skull fracture. He remains in the pediatric ICU.

Amanda Allred has set up a crowdfunding page to help the family pay for Sam’s medical expenses.

Sam gained internet notoriety in 2006 for a video of him lip synching to a song called “Cuppycake Gumdrops” by Judianna Castle.



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Information from: KTVA-TV, https://www.ktva.com

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