“WASHINGTON — Army 1st Sgt. William “Mike” Leonard found himself mourning the left leg that he had agonized for months about keeping. It was in December, just weeks before he would have doctors cut it off. ” -Gregg Zoroya, USA TODAY. Read the rest of the story here.
I had no idea wounded soldiers were electing amputation over rehabilitation. Great story by Zoroya and I’m glad I got to work on it with him. USA TODAY put the story on the front page, with the bottom photo in color.