Herrera, 75, was seriously injured on March 12, when she picked up a package outside her mother’s home. She is in “fragile condition, and the road to recovery will be extremely long and difficult,” the family said.
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The family thanked law enforcement and supporters for their prayers and asked for more well wishes for Herrera.
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"We all call her 'Mom' because she is the foundation of our family and she continues to be a source of strength for us all during this time," the statement read. "We ask that you please continue to pray for us and all the families involved, as we, the Herreras, will continue to pray for you all."
The family has set up a GoFundMe page for Herrera. As of 4:45 p.m. Sunday, the campaign was closing in on its $85,000 goal.