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Resident seeks assistance from Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, June 3, 2009

Terry Cole was injured by GM car; may lose legal rights

SIKESTON -- Sikeston resident Terry Cole had planned to be in Washington, D.C., today with other families seeking help from Congress in opposing Chrysler's and GM's bankruptcy plan. However, problems with a plane ticket and limitations due to injuries is keeping him away.

Cole, who had lived successfully for 35 years in a wheelchair, was severely burned by a defective seat heater because he does not have normal sensation in the lower half of his body.

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