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Published January 13, 2011, 09:17 PM

Jamestown College Athlete Paralyzed After Pole Vaulting Accident

Doctors have told James Vollmer his chances of walking again are slim. The Jamestown College two-sport athlete was paralyzed from the waist down in a pole-vaulting accident in December while preparing for the indoor track and field season. While attempting a vault, he missed the landing mat and his spinal cord was severed.

By: Jamestown Sun Reports,

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