DirecTV

Students create ‘GoBabyGo Cart’ for boy with autism and Down Syndrome

National

LOUISA COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A Louisa County boy with a dual diagnosis of Down Syndrome and autism is moving a lot faster after receiving a special gift from high school students. 

Five-year-old Brandon Bristow, who is a student at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, is sure to live life in the fast lane from this day forward after getting a special “GoBabyGo Cart.” It’s a small go-cart made for young children with disabilities and special needs. 

Students and faculty at Louisa County High School Career and Technical Education made the go-cart in just three weeks. It was specifically modified for Bristow, who plans to get a lot of use out of it.  

The go-cart was given to Bristow Tuesday morning at the high school

For more local news, download the MyStateline app (iOS) or (Android) and subscribe with Alexa.

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram!

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories