Mark Schofield, a Kings County native, was injured in a motor vehicle accident while teaching in Thailand. - Submitted
A Kings County family hopes to have their brother and son home in Canada soon.
Mark Schofield was badly injured in a motorcycle crash earlier this month in Phuket, Thailand. His brothers and sister have been using a website to update family and friends on the 34-year-old teacher’s condition, as well as a means of gathering financial support for his medical costs.
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“The news has been very positive,” Scott Schofield said last week after getting updates from his parents on his brother Mark’s condition.
In a website update, Scott wrote that Mark was breathing on his own and his medical team thought he may be able to fly to Canada in two to three weeks.
A fundraiser is planned Sept. 28 at Acadia’s Axe Lounge.