Edison Student Crushed By Concrete Pillars Graduates With Class Of 2016

Wednesday, May 18th 2016, 10:57 pm
By: News On 6

An Edison High School senior who was seriously hurt when her hammock collapsed three weeks ago graduated tonight with the rest of her class.

Morgan Gamble made her way across the stage tonight in a wheelchair.

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She was sitting in a hammock with another student when a concrete pillar fell on top of her, breaking her pelvis and legs.

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Since then, she has undergone six surgeries.

News On 6 reporter Emory Bryan says Gamble's family feels blessed she was able to attend, despite suffering the severe injury.