Woman Paralyzed By Freak Accident Regains Ability To Walk, Returns Home To Family

October 30, 2014 3:47 PM

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Seventy days after a freak diving accident left her unable to move, Jaime Carnucci returned home to Hooksett, New Hampshire, last week, walking through her front door in an incredible show of strength and determination.

The 37-year-old mother of two broke her neck in August when she dove into a shallow lake -- the same she'd dived into countless times before -- but this time, she hit the bottom and injured her spinal cord, leaving her unable to move below her waist.

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