Published & Aired: February 27, 2013. CBS Boston.
BOSTON (CBS) – Five months ago, Victoria Arlen won a Paralympic gold medal in London.
It was an accomplishment few people thought was possible just a few years ago.
“Three to four years ago, when most of my competition and rivals and teammates were training for the London games, I was in a coma,” Arlen told WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche from her Exeter, New Hampshire home. “I was fighting for my life.”