Youngest Oso survivor released from hospital

Youngest Oso survivor released from hospital

Credit: Skorjanc and Suddarth families

Duke Suddarth

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by KING 5 News

KREM.com

Posted on April 10, 2014 at 8:57 AM

Updated Thursday, Apr 10 at 10:09 AM

The youngest survivor of the Oso landslide is out of the hospital.

Duke Suddarth, who is 24 weeks old, was released from Seattle Children’s Wednesday, a hospital spokesperson confirmed.

Duke was with his mother, Amanda Skorjanc, watching videos in their home when the landslide hit March 22.

WATCH: Landslide survivor: 'I was not letting that baby go'

"I held onto that baby like it was the only purpose that I had," Skorjanc said Wednesday from her hospital bed. "I did not let that baby go for one second."

Duke’s father, Ty Suddarth, also survived the landslide.

The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office raised the death toll Thursday morning to 36, with 32 of those victims identified. The number of missing stands at 10.
 

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