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Greg Nelson

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Minn. Football Player, 16, Recovering After Severe Brain Injury

Parents of a 16-year-old football player from the west metro say they’re thankful their son is alive. Luke Nelson, a linebacker for Dassel-Cokato High School, suffered a severe head injury during their Friday night game against Orono. He’s now in serious condition at HCMC after having emergency brain surgery.

09/08/2013