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Teen boy injured in campground tornado dies

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CHERITON, VA (WWBT) -

According to a report from WAVY in Hampton Roads, the teen boy who was critically injured in a tornado that touched down on an Eastern Shore campground has died.

Lheandrew Balatbat was being treated at Children's Hospital of the Kings Daughters following the tornado that hit Cherrystone Family Campground, WAVY reported.

His parents, Lord Balatbat and Lolibeth Ortega, were killed when a tree fell on their tent as a result of the tornado. The couple's two daughters were injured as well.

A fund has been set up for the daughters. For more information about contributing to the Balatbat-Ortega Children's Fund, visit http://www.cherrystoneva.com.

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