Michael Schumacher Dead: Facebook Groups Try To Cash In Off Schumacher's Grave Condition

Michael Schumacher Dead: Facebook Groups Try To Cash In Off Schumacher’s Grave Condition

Michael Schumacher is not dead, but a host of Facebook groups have popped up memorializing his death in the hopes for some likes.

The Formula One great has been in a French hospital since suffering severe head injuries from a skiing accident. He has been placed in a medically induced coma in an attempt to lessen swelling on his brain.

Doctors have been reluctant to place assign a status to Michael Schumacher, but indications appear grim.

”We cannot predict the future for Michael Schumacher,” Dr. Jean-Francois Payen, the doctor in charge of Grenoble University Hospital’s intensive care unit, said at a news conference.

”He is in a critical state in terms of cerebral resuscitation,” Payne added. ”We are working hour by hour.”

Schumacher was considered an expert skier, but fell in a section of trails that contain deep snow and was not considered extreme.

While Schumacher is in a hospital fighting for his life, a number of Facebook groups have arisen trying to cash in off the expected tragedy. A search of the site shared on the site Reddit showed at least a half dozen sites with names like “RIP Michael Schumacher” and “R.I.P, Schumacher” were clear.

RIP Schumacher Groups