Rod Romesburg, 20, son of Utah Valley Community College President Kerry Romesburg, has been upgraded to fair condition at University Hospital.

Romesburg was hospitalized earlier this month after suffering a serious neck injury in a swimming accident while on vacation in Mexico.Romesburg, a student at Arizona State University, was swimming in the ocean near Mazatlan when he was struck by a strong wave that wrenched his neck, breaking it.

He was airlifted on an international flight to Salt Lake City.