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David’s Chair opens the way back into the outdoors

Published: May 11, 2018

Casey Moore's TrackchairCasey Moore’s withered right hand pushes the small joystick that thrusts a special wheelchair down a TouVelle State Park trail, with the chair’s tracks carrying him over rocks and thick grass.

“It feels like I’m driving a mini tank,” Moore laughs.

He powers down a short embankment to experience something he hasn’t since a diving accident 18 years ago left him paralyzed from the chest down, with limited use of his arms and hands.