Britney Spears Shares Heartbreaking Post Asking for Prayers for Her Niece

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Well wishes continue to pour in for Jamie Lynn Spears's daughter, Maddie, who had a frightening ATV accident on February 5 that left the 8-year-old trapped underwater in her all-terrain vehicle. Though reports now indicate Maddie is in stable but critical condition, we still need to keep this little girl in our thoughts. And Britney Spears is asking for prayers for her niece Maddie on her road to recovery.


The 35-year-old pop icon posted a picture of Maddie on February 6 before asking fans for their prayers. 

�Need all the wishes and prayers for my niece ��

A photo posted by Britney Spears (@britneyspears) on

"Need all the wishes and prayers for my niece."

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This is such a troubling and unthinkable accident. As a mother, I cannot even begin to imagine how Jamie Lynn is holding up right now -- and pray she has the peace and strength needed to remain positive.

I truly hope Maddie is able to make a full recovery.

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What a sad, sad situation ...


Update: The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Department released a statement to People that says Maddie has regained consciousness and is awake and talking. Doctors revealed that the 8-year-old appears to have not suffered any neurological damage from her accident and continues to be closely monitored.

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