No one is sure how a 9 inch piece of wood crushed 30-year-old Danny's frontal bone.
Danika Fears writes
Doctors had to remove several bits of bone, leaving Danny with a hole in his head that will take at least a couple of months to heal. But the retired show jumper remained docile and calm throughout the whole ordeal, even as he was forced to stand in place (with help from a sedative) throughout the surgery, Dr. Murray said.
“He’s a brave boy and was very good,” she added. “I almost think he knew we were intending to help him.”