Johnson says his nearly 2-year-old grandson, Tanner, was involved in a tragic lawnmower accident that severed part of his left foot.READ MORE: Exclusive Video: Good Samaritans Rescue Wheelchair-Bound Man Who Somehow Fell On Union Square Subway Tracks
His treatment will require multiple surgeries and long hospital stays.
You all are so generous 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻here is latest video of little Tanner at the hospital🥲 pic.twitter.com/VEspn2EJolREAD MORE: New Jersey Gov. Murphy Rips Anti-Vaxxer 'Knuckleheads' After Being Heckled At Union City Press Conference
— Howard Johnson (@20Hojo) July 8, 2021
In a tweet, Johnson wrote, “Any help is appreciated for Tanner…we’ve set an ambitious goal yet we know that won’t cover the costs associated with the accident…it’s going to be a long road ahead BUT a successful one…thank you all for your love and support.”MORE NEWS: De Blasio: Cuomo 'Should Be Charged' Over Sexual Assault, Harassment Claims In AG Investigation
Johnson’s daughter has started a GoFundMe page to help cover Tanner’s medical expenses. Click here to donate.