Deputy recovers from paralyzing ocean accident

Jeff Edwards

[WDAY-TV, March 11, 2015] Life for a west-central Minnesota Deputy Sheriff changed in a matter of seconds during a perfect winter vacation in Mexico, just days ago. Tonight, 39-year-old Jeff Edwards is beginning his journey back home to Herman, Minnesota.

He is recovering at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in the Twin Cities, after an ocean wave slammed him to the floor of the sea, paralyzing him. It is the start of another exhausting, yet exhilarating day.

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