June 11th, 2012

Teen Tennis Player Nearly Dies In Freak Accident

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A Minnesota boy didn’t just get the wind knocked out after hurting himself on a tennis court — he nearly died days later after injuring his intestine. Jesse O’Brien, of Mentor, Minn., ran into the net at full-speed last spring, and he’s been recovering at several hospitals ever since. He is now at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester.

 

WCCO by James Schugel

Tags: intestinal injury, Jesse O'Brien, Mayo Clinic Rochester, WCCO

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