TITLE

Impaled

AUTHOR(S)
Austin, P.
PUB. DATE
January 1990
SOURCE
Yankee;Jan90, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
First-person account of a cross-country skiing accident during which Phyllis Austin fell and was impaled by a tree branch. Surgery by Dr. Robert Doyle at Northern Cumberland Regional Hospital in Bridgton, Maine; Recovery; Near-death experience.
ACCESSION #
9001291507

 

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