Cheerleader who fell out of 5th-story window is released from hospital
Posted By: Icequeen
12/06/12 7:41 AM
The Penn State cheerleader who nearly died when she fell out a fifth-floor window at an off-campus party is speaking and walking for the first time in weeks.
Paige Raque, a sophomore at the university, suffered severe brain damage and a crushed pelvis after the Oct. 13 fall. The 19-year-old credits prayers from well-wishers for her miraculous recovery.
“I needed it,” she said at a press conference Tuesday at the Frazier Rehab Institute in Louisville, Ky.
“I needed every single person who rallied...