22 year old Army Senior Combat Medic Adam Hartswick of Pine Grove Mills lost both legs in an explosion in Afghanistan back in May, but he plans to ride in the 4th Fest Parade of Heroes tomorrow in State College.
Doctors atWalter Reed National Military Medical Center have cleared Hartswick to make the trip.
The Parade of Heroes begins at 2PM and will honor 14 local individuals who were selected for their service to the community. The heroes include military veterans, EMTs and volunteers.
(photo courtesy of Adam's Army)