“I don’t ask why this happened. The answer will come when I’m walking again and have helped a lot of other people along the way.”
Spinal Cord Injury Patient
The first thing you notice about Eric LeGrand is his smile. It’s a warm, engaging smile that reflects a quiet maturity and deep inner strength.
It also belies a fierce determination to overcome a devastating spinal cord injury.
During a Rutgers University football game, Eric, a standout defenseman, tackled an opposing player then fell to the ground motionless. He was rushed to Hackensack University Medical Center, where doctors diagnosed a C3-C4 injury.
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