Weezie was 11-years-old when she was hit by a car while crossing the street. Emergency responders arrived quickly and transported her to a nearby Level I Pediatric Trauma Center where she was diagnosed and rushed to surgery with a traumatic brain injury, multiple facial fractures, and a hip fracture.

Luckily, Weezie did not have brain damage, but she did see many pediatric specialists during her recovery, including orthopedics, ophthalmology, and neurology. Doctors say that Weezie recovered so well because of the speed in which she received specialized care and her family is eternally thankful.

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