"It shot me off," McCarron said. "I hit the very top of the pier and it crushed the whole left side of my face. My face, my dad said, was almost to the back of my head. My eye was hanging by a tendon." After paramedics rushed him to the hospital, doctors told McCarron's parents that he wouldn't likely make it. Hospital personnel asked where the family went to church so the appropriate minister could be summoned. They began to talk of funeral arrangements.
The more I learn about AJ, the more and more I like him. Here's to him being given a fair shot at having a successful career. Well worth reading the entire story via the link above.