14-year-old son of Jersey City couple killed by a tornado in Virginia dies

The 14-year-old son of the Jersey City couple who was killed last month when a tornado struck a campsite in Virginia has died.

The boy had been in a coma since

The boy had been in a coma since the deadly tornado ripped through the campsite, killing his parents, 38-year-old Lord Balatbat and Lolibeth Ortega. (Credit: News 12 )

NEW JERSEY - The 14-year-old son of the Jersey City couple who was killed last month when a tornado struck a campsite in Virginia has died.

The boy had been in a coma since the deadly tornado ripped through the campsite, killing his parents, 38-year-old Lord Balatbat and Lolibeth Ortega.

News 12 New Jersey is told the couple's two daughters survived injuries they sustained during the storm.

 

More on this topic

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

This exotic Savannah cat was found wandering Mill 1 Exotic Savanna cat found wandering in Paterson
Caught on camera: Argument over blocked driveway gets 2 Argument over blocked driveway gets physical in Elizabeth
A North Jersey Coast Line train struck a 3 Family escapes car before it's hit by train
VIDEO: Sneak peek at new Seaside Heights roller 4 VIDEO: Sneak peek of new Seaside Heights roller coaster
Jersey Weekend Buzz 5 Jersey Weekend Buzz

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Lord Balatbat and his wife Lolibeth Ortega were Fundraiser held for family of couple killed by tornado

A fundraiser was held Tuesday for the children of the Jersey City couple that was

Friends and family are mourning a Jersey City Couple killed in VA tornado remembered in Jersey City

Friends and family are mourning a Jersey City couple who was killed in a tornado

Police say Lord Balatbat and his wife Lolibeth Jersey City couple killed in VA tornado; son critical

A Jersey City couple is dead after a tornado touched down Thursday morning inside a

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE