Teen hurt in Napa quake undergoes 9-hour surgery

SACRAMENTO - A 13-year old who was critically hurt when a fireplace collapsed on him during the 6.0 magnitude earthquake in Napa, Calif., Sunday was hosting a slumber party at the time.

The family of Nicholas Dillon said Monday that he suffered multiple fractures to his pelvis.  He was flown to the children’s hospital at the UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, where he underwent a nine hour surgery.  His condition was been upgraded from critical to serious.

His friend Imnol Villanueva told ABC News he was sleeping next to Dillon when the quake struck.

"Then he yelled my name - in pain. And I said his name. And after a few seconds of that, his parents came over."

Dillon’s family said their fireplace had been renovated after a previous earthquake, and they were surprised it collapsed.

Meanwhile, Napa County was rattled by a small aftershock Tuesday morning. The US Geological Survey said the 3.9-magnitude quake struck at 5:33 a.m. about 7 miles south of the city of Napa.
A sheriff's dispatcher says the station shook a little, but there have been no calls reporting damage or injuries.
California's wine capital is still recovering from Sunday's 6.0-magnitude earthquake, which is estimated to have caused at least $1 billion in property damage.

No deaths were reported, but more than 200 people sought medical attention and Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency for southern Napa County.

Napa officials said 150 homes and buildings in the city have been deemed unsafe to occupy. In nearby Vallejo, seven commercial buildings are uninhabitable.

There have been a series of small aftershocks, mostly in the 2.0-magnitude range.

Napa County Supervisor Bill Dodd said that since 80 percent of the region's 500 wineries were unaffected, the long-term economic impact to businesses should be modest.
Pacific Gas and Electric said it restored power to nearly all the 75,000 customers who lost electricity after the earthquake.

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