Jenny Mollen revealed in an emotional Instagram post how she dropped her five-year-old son Sid on his head, fracturing his skull.
Mollen revealed the news Wednesday, telling her followers how it had been a “traumatic week,” with her giving a special shout-out to her husband Jason Biggs. The actress’ post included, “I am forever grateful to Lenox hill downtown and @nyphospital for their immediate response and aid.”
Mollen continued, “Thank you to all of the nurses, neurologists, pediatricians, residents, cafeteria staff and brave women that keep the visitor‘s bathrooms clean.” She finished up the heartfelt post by saying: “My heart goes out to all parents who have or will ever find themselves in this kind of position. You are not alone…”
Mollen’s celebrity friends reached out on social media, sharing their support in light of the terrible incident. “Oh my god Jenny that is so scary and I’m so sorry you guys are going through this. Fast recovery for Sid!” wrote Krysten Ritter. “Sending love.”
“Sending you and your family my love,” said Angela Kinsey. “I am so glad Sid is okay!! That must have been so scary. As parents, we try our best but things can go south in a split second. Thank you for sharing.”
“I can’t even imagine,” new mom Elizabeth “Bitsie” Tulloch commented. “Thank you for sharing with us — accidents like this are probably much more common than anyone wants to admit. Sending lots of healing vibes to Sid and you and the rest of the family.”