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Man left paralysed after diving into pool




The Irish-born 28-year-old, described as ‘active, fun-loving and caring’, was spending his Saturday afternoon with friends on February 13th when he sustained a horrific spinal injury after hitting his head on the bottom of the pool.He shattered his C6 vertebrae and broke his C5 and C7. He had two major surgeries at the Princess Alexandra Hospital to stabilise his neck and replace his shattered C6 with a titanium cage.The incident has left him paralysed from the chest down.Speaking with…

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