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Michael Hubbard tragedy

Nancy Reyer, mother of burn victim Michael Hubbard,

Nancy Reyer, mother of burn victim Michael Hubbard, hugs attending physician Dr. Kimberly Fenton prior to a news conference at Stony Brook University Medical Center. (June 13, 2011) Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Michael Hubbard was injured after a fuel-gel firepot exploded.

A picture of Michael Hubbard, 14, and his
Photo Credit: Chris Ware

A picture of Michael Hubbard, 14, and his mother Nancy Reyer, at Blythedale Children's Hospital in Valhalla, N.Y. (Dec. 30, 2011)

Michael Hubbard, 14, recovers from a citronella gel-fueled
Photo Credit: Chris Ware

Michael Hubbard, 14, recovers from a citronella gel-fueled candle fire accident at Blythedale Children's Hospital in Valhalla, N.Y. (Dec. 30, 2011)

Michael Hubbard's mother, Nancy Reyer, wheels him through
Photo Credit: Chris Ware

Michael Hubbard's mother, Nancy Reyer, wheels him through the hallway at Blythedale Children's Hospital in Valhalla, N.Y. (Dec. 30, 2011)

Michael Hubbard, 14, looks up at his mother,
Photo Credit: Chris Ware

Michael Hubbard, 14, looks up at his mother, Nancy Reyer, at Blythedale Children's Hospital in Valhalla, N.Y. (Dec. 30, 2011)

Michael Hubbard, 14, and his mother Nancy Reyer,
Photo Credit: Chris Ware

Michael Hubbard, 14, and his mother Nancy Reyer, of Riverhead, at Blythedale Children's Hospital in Valhalla. (Dec. 30, 2011)

Nancy Reyer, mother of burn victim Michael Hubbard,
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Nancy Reyer, mother of burn victim Michael Hubbard, hugs attending physician Dr. Kimberly Fenton prior to a news conference at Stony Brook University Medical Center. (June 13, 2011)

Nancy Reyer, mother of Michael Hubbard, becomes emotional
Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan

Nancy Reyer, mother of Michael Hubbard, becomes emotional while discussing her son's condition as niece Carmen Reyer looks on in support during a news conference at Stony Brook University Medical Center. (June 13, 2011)

Michael Hubbard, 14, of Riverhead remains in critical
Photo Credit: Handout

Michael Hubbard, 14, of Riverhead remains in critical condition at Stony Brook Hospital's Pediatric ICU after FireGel citronella fuel exploded at a family gathering May 28.

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