By Charlie Coë For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 14:11 GMT, 18 February 2020 | Updated: 14:11 GMT, 18 February 2020
A schoolboy was brutally bashed by cruel bullies who kicked him so hard it severed his kidney.
Adam Jay, 12, was set upon in a laneway and left for dead in Brisbane's south by three other students from his high school.
His mother said she came home to find her son with the horrific injuries and rushed him to hospital, where doctors revealed the attack had cut his kidney in two.
Adam Jay, 12, (pictured) was set upon in a laneway and left for dead in Brisbane's south by three other students from his high school
'I came home and he yelled out "mum". I went in there and there was blood. I thought, oh my God what's happened,' his mother Monique said.
The youngster - who his parents say had been bullied at school but was too scared to report it to them - required