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Murphy Strong (Photo)

Newark resident David Muphy overcame the impossible by recently completing the 5k Laurel Race. Murphy who survived a severe motorcycle accident has gone through several years of treatment for a broken back and several other leg injuries. Once told that he may never walk again Murphy has overcome all odds. He finished the race in Newark with his hands raised in victory. The 5k Laurel run is in its second year . Laurel house is a hospice that is being built in the village of Newark.

Photo by Jim Miranda.

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