Daily Herald: Kid Loses Foot In Train Accident

One year ago, Dominic Syzmanski lost his left foot - and very nearly his life - when struck by a train in downtown Barrington.
March 16, 2014 7:07:54 AM PDT
One year ago, Dominic Syzmanski lost his left foot - and very nearly his life - when struck by a train in downtown Barrington.

Today, Dominic, now 13, is mostly back to being the same fun-loving kid he was before the accident, while continuing to adjust to living with a prosthetic foot and the other challenges presented by his injury.

Daily Herald reporter Doug Graham tells how Dominic's resiliency and good humor have helped him along the way.

You can read the full story in the Daily Herald's edition from Sunday, March 16, 2014, or online at dailyherald.com.


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