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Teenager fighting cancer overwhelmed with support

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Lane Goodwin (Source: Prayers for Lane Goodwin Facebook page) Lane Goodwin (Source: Prayers for Lane Goodwin Facebook page)
WAVE 3's Dawne Gee and Brian Goode supporting Lane. WAVE 3's Dawne Gee and Brian Goode supporting Lane.

MCLEAN COUNTY, KY (WAVE) – A Kentucky teenager said he is overwhelmed by the tremendous support he has received during his battle with cancer. 

A Facebook page started as a way to keep friends and family updated on Lane Goodwin's condition has grown into something special. People show support for Lane by posting pictures of themselves giving a thumbs up on the page.

[SLIDESHOW: Support for Lane Goodwin]

Lane's mother Angie Goodwin said, "He said mom this is what we've always prayed for, and I was like what? What do you mean? He's like just what we prayed for. For awareness for childhood cancer and for the cure. He said this is gonna bring about the cure."

The page for Lane has grown so much that friends and family now help Angie to keep it going.

If you would like to show support for Lane, you can visit his Facebook page by clicking here.

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