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Sharpsville shock victim recovering from surgery

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SHARPSVILLE, Penn - A 19-year-old man who was thrown from a roof after receiving an electrical shock is recovering from surgery.

Tyler Luchey's girlfriend tells 21 News that he had surgery on Friday to remove bone fragments from his feet.

She says he's expected to be transferred to a rehabilitation hospital in the next two weeks.

After that he'll still have to go through foot reconstruction surgery.

A recent photo of Luchey showing him in the hospital is posted on the 'Thumbs Up for Tyler' Facebook page, which was created by supporters hoping that the teen has a speedy recovery.

Forty percent of Luchey's body was burned and his feet and ankles were broken in late June, after he came in contact with electrical wires and was thrown from the roof of a home on which he was working.

 

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