Orphan Who Lost Leg In Haiti Earthquake Gets Bionic Limb To Fulfill Surfing Dreams

January 12, 2015 7:46 PM

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Orphan Who Lost Leg In Haiti Earthquake Gets Bionic Limb To Fulfill Surfing Dreams

As rescuers frantically rummaged through the rubble after a magnitude-7.0 earthquake ravaged Haiti, a search team discovered Wetsh-Naidgie buried in debris, under her deceased mother who had used her body to shield her child.

The 2-year-old was severely injured, but alive. She lost her mother and her sister, and had her left leg amputated because it was crushed beyond repair, according to a Crowdrise campaign that’s raising funds for her rehabilitation.

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