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Reece back home after accident

By Katia Harston, Chief Reporter Tuesday 24th December 2013
Recovering: Reece Leo Parkinson-Cole in hospital last week.

A YOUNG footballer whose leg was broken when he was hit by a car on Racecommon Road will celebrate Christmas at home with his family.


Reece Leo Parkinson-Cole, seven, faced Christmas in hospital a broken right leg and injuries to his head after the accident on December 14.


But the promising footballer, who plays for Wombwell Junior FC's under-eights, has been allowed out.


His mum, Jamie Parkinson, 25, celebrates her birthday tomorrow.


She said: "My birthday wish has come true. He's got his wheelchair and is still in a lot of pain but he's home."

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Posted by Dibby I Sat 4th Jan 2014 at 10:42pm

Glad ur ok hope ur mam had a good birthday happy new year to you x