Travis Barker’s family is asking ‘for prayers’ after the drummer was hospitalised in LA, nonetheless this isn’t his first scare as he as quickly as survived a lethal aircraft crash.
It was reported proper this second the 46-year-old was hospitalised for a at the second unknown scenario and his daughter, Alabama Barker has since requested followers to ‘pray’ for him.
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Travis Barker Hospitalised
According to TMZ, Barker went into hospital in LA alongside along with his partner Kourtney Kardashian on Tuesday (June 28) morning as a consequence of an unknown medical downside he was experiencing.
Later the similar day, footage emerged of the earlier Blink-182 member being carried into an ambulance on a stretcher, after which he was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center with Kourtney by his aspect.
Travis Barker Survived A Plance Crash
However, this isn’t the first time the performer has been in a scary state of affairs or has been hospitalised as a result of the producer as quickly as survived a lethal aircraft crash in 2008.
While speaking to Men’s Health, Barker opened up in regards to the crash he expert in September 2008 following a effectivity in South Carolina.
Following the current, his good good friend and collaborator Adam “DJ AM” Goldstein, boarded a personal aircraft with two shut buddies; assistant Chris Baker and security guard Charles “Che” Still.
As the aircraft was taking off, the tyres blew and the aircraft overran the runway. The aircraft then skidded all through a freeway and ended up hitting an embankment when it then burst into flames.
Unfortunately, in the midst of the devastating ordeal, every the pilots have been killed as have been Barker’s assistant and security guard – nonetheless, Barker and Goldstein managed to flee the flames through the emergency exit.
In the crash, Barker suffered third-degree burns on 65% of his physique and wanted to spend three months in hospital recovering and current course of spherical 26 pores and pores and skin grafts.
Overcoming his fear of flying
In the interview, Barker outlined he’d already had a life-long fear of flying, nonetheless, he outlined it wouldn’t stop him from getting on a aircraft as soon as extra.
He talked about: “I have to. I want to make the choice to try and overcome it.”
His motivation was not solely to fly as soon as extra however as well as the thought of getting once more to his kids. He talked about: “If I do it, and the angels above help me in my travels and keep me safe, I would like to come back and [tell them], ‘Hey, I just flew here, and then I flew home. And everything was fine.’ I have to tell them, because I almost left them.”