The Rider Chronicle

Minutes Away From Losing His Leg

Back at school, freshman Colton Ward said his doctors told his family he was minutes away from losing his leg after he was hit during football practice before school started.

Cortney Wood and Sierra Hodges

November 2, 2015

Minutes away from losing his leg. Four hours without blood circulation. Three pops. That’s all he heard, and he knew something was wrong with his knee. It happened in a split second. One moment his mind was on his next move, the next two bodies pinned him to the ground and he heard three pops. He...

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