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Woman loses leg after freak accident in supermarket car park leads to shin ‘exploding’ – Mirror Online

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Helen Way caught an infection which led to life-threatening sepsis and 18 days in intensive care. Her damaged leg was finally amputated…

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A woman almost died after over stepping a kerb in a freak accident at a supermarket car park which led to her shin ‘exploding’.
Helen Way caught an infection which led to life-threatening sepsis after breaking her knee in the accident 18 months ago.
The 49-year-old from Trowbridge, Wiltshire, explains her lower leg ‘exploded’.
Doctors attempted to save her leg by carrying out 12 surgeries but she was told it was ‘too damaged’ to be saved.
Former business owner and mum of one said: “It was a freak…

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