Saving Lawson, Part 2: The medical rescue mission to bring Lawson Rankin home after Bali scooter accident during schoolies

By Anita Beaumont
Updated June 22 2020 - 1:41pm, first published March 9 2020 - 5:30am

Lawson Rankin was lying unconscious in a hospital bed in Bali. He was sedated and stable, but in a critical condition after a scooter accident in Bali. The doctors could not be sure of the extent of his injuries, but it "wasn't looking good" for Lawson. His father, uncle, and brothers were by Lawson's side, under enormous pressure as they raced against time to get him home.

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