Jamie Lynn Spears‘ daughter, Maddie Aldridge, is healing back home.
The 8-year-old was released from a New Orleans hospital on Friday (Feb. 10, 2017) following her harrowing ATV accident. In photos obtained by Extra, Maddie was seen with visible bruises on her neck as she walked out of the care facility hand-in-hand with her mother.
Jamie Lynn’s husband, Jamie Watson, and Maddie’s biological father, Casey Aldridge, were seen shaking hands before parting ways.
“Thanks to the amazing first responders, and medical teams at University and Children’s Hospital in New Orleans, LA, we are headed home with our baby girl as she continues to recover,” Jamie Lynn shared on her Instagram alongside a photo of Maddie riding in a helicopter. “Above all else we are so thankful for each and every prayer, because we know that is what truly made the difference. Thank you again to everyone. We are truly blessed.”
As previously reported, Maddie was hospitalized on Sunday (Feb. 4, 2017) after her Polaris off-roading vehicle flipped over into a pond at her family home in Kentwood, La. Maddie was reportedly unconscious and submerged under water for several minutes before help arrived.
Maddie regained consciousness mid-day Tuesday (Feb. 7, 2017). According to local authorities, she did “not suffered any neurological consequences from the accident.”