WATCH: Young Chicago patient finds out he’s getting a new heart


CHICAGO (Fox 32 News) – A young patient at Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago found out he was getting a new heart, and his reaction is not only going viral — it’s priceless.

A few months ago, Austin was listed for a heart transplant and his doctor, Dr. Thrush, said he would deliver the good news if a heart became available dressed as Star Wars’ Chewbacca.

So, on March 17, the doctor did exactly that.

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