For border agent, a will to survive and endurePublished: Jan 30, 2012 1:00 pm By: Phil Fairbanks
"There was a time not too long ago when Luke Dithrich's career with the U.S. Border Patrol seemed destined to end in an intensive-care unit in Southern California. Torn aorta. Ruptured spleen. Collapsed lungs. Amputated left leg.
Even his doctors seemed prepared for the worst, giving Dithrich at best a 10 percent chance of survival.
Yet he made it out of a monthlong coma alive and more than three years later finds himself back on the job at U.S. Customs and Border Protection, this time in the Buffalo area."
Click here for the original source of this immigration news story.