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Student walks despite diagnosis

Published: December 5, 2010

“He’ll never walk again.”

That’s what Gardnerville resident Megan McKenzie said doctors told her and husband Mike McKenzie while their 15-year-old son was recovering from broken vertebrae and a spinal cord injury sustained in a summer diving accident.

“We were told by every doctor that he wouldn’t walk again,” Megan McKenzie said. “For him to be walking right now is a miracle.”