Buried in Haiti rubble, U.S. dad wrote goodbyes

by admin | January 19th, 2010

But with iPhone info, he treated his injuries and was rescued after 65 hours.

Just had to post this remarkable story about  Dan Woolley.  This story really hit home as I have been in the same elevator at the Hotel Montana in Port-au-Prince.  I was (am) scheduled to go there for my 4th visit in February. 

By Mike Celizic
TODAYshow.com contributor
updated 8:48 a.m. ET, Tues., Jan. 19, 2010

The words on the pages of the plain black notebook are written in a semi-scrawl, punctuated by smears of blood — stark evidence of the desperation in which they were written.

Sitting with his wife, Christina, in Miami’s Jackson Memorial Hospital, Dan Woolley showed the notebook to TODAY’s Meredith Vieira via satellite hookup Tuesday. Trapped for 65 hours under tons of wreckage in the lobby of his hotel by Haiti’s Jan. 12 earthquake and knowing he could die, Woolley had written notes to his two young boys and his wife.

Click on link to read the rest of this remarkable story!   http://www.today.msnbc.msn.com/id/34933053/ns/today-today_people/

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