WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — A live charity event is raising money for a teenager hospitalized following last week's fatal shooting in West Valley City.
Ephraim Asiata has been recovering since the shooting last week that left two other teens dead.
Asiata's father, Matt, appeared from his son's hospital room for a short time to thank everyone for their support and the money raised for their family.
The event, which is currently running on Instagram, started at 6 p.m. and will continue through 6 p.m. Friday.
Special guests such as former Real Salt Lake player Nick Rimando and Utah Jazz great Deron Williams are participating, with the event being hosted by artist Johnathan Miller.