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By Matt McGregor
The Transylvania Times 

Teenager Facing Long Recovery


March 27, 2017

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Sarah Gravley is recovering in the hospital from Friday's accident.

Jason Gravley said Sunday that his daughter Sarah, who was hit by a vehicle while skateboarding Friday evening, was not doing well and would require multiple surgeries.

The 14-year-old Rosman Middle School student was hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Hillview Avenue and Hillview Circle in Brevard just before 7 p.m. on Friday.

Sarah's left leg was "basically crushed," Gravley said, and has required two steel rods to be inserted, and a plate in her knee.

Since she is still growing, it will require more operations over time.

According to Brevard Police Chief Phil Harris, the teen w...

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