Green River Star -

By Stephanie Thompson
People Editor 

Former resident regains mobility


Courtesy photo

Neil Scott stands during after receiving a neurostimulator. Scott suffered a severe back injury in 2009.

With each step, there is pain, but Neil Scott is just happy to be able to move.

Scott, a former Green River resident, can still recall the day he broke is back in five places.

At the time of the accident, Scott, who now lives in Colorado, was working for Halliburton, at a shell location northwest of Pinedale. Sept. 16, 2009. It started out as a typical day, with Scott and a coworker were working on a new truck that was modified and new to the department. Scott and the coworker were attempting to lift the motor, but the other worker for some reason almost dropped the motor on Scott's fingers...

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