Paralyzed Bride-to-Be Determined to Walk Aisle

Nursing student Alissa Boyle was severely injured while trying to save a victim in an auto accident.
3:00 | 09/26/12

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-- Boyle says the morning of February 20 has all of blur. The nursing student was on -- way to ruby memorial hospital when she and a few others stopped to help a man trapped in his -- Which -- just flipped over on I 79 in green county they -- just pulled him now when somebody yelled a truck was coming. -- turned around their plan. Right parent not stopping. -- another nursing student Cammie abernathy and the man they had just rescued. All jumped over the barrier not realizing they'd fall almost fifty feet from the overpass. -- blacked out. When I get way out I remember just being in pain. And violence and -- -- in my life. Alyssa was the most severely injured of the three and when she woke up right after surgery this was the first thing she heard a tone -- -- and the doctor told me. Right -- that I had a 1% chance of -- and paralyzed her thoughts quickly turned to the man she had just agreed to marry Nathan. Stationed at Fort Bragg in North Carolina Nathan assured -- was not going anywhere. Now in a wheelchair she is determined to walk down the -- just like she always dreamed. And that determination brings her here to physical therapy a second look showed her spinal cord was not completely severed at the first doctor said. Suddenly there was hope. I feelings about like break here my eyes. -- -- 1% chance of walking and subtle and -- and inspirational bride determined to make her dreams come true.

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