Kyle Hockenberry Lost His Limbs In An Explosion
The young soldier almost lost his life when a blast went off while on duty in Afghanistan.
His relative got a telephone call while at work on in mid June and the caller said he had been very badly injured," his dad said. "Every time they called us they said they were doing everything they could to help Kyle and that they were with him one hundred percent. They did a great job of making us feel good about their efforts."
When Kyle Hockengerry, 19, was stable, the soldier was taken to a special hospital and given prosthetic limbs.
He hopes to get better so he can go with his men to a special ball when he gets back.
"If I can, I'll definitely go," he said.
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