A 20-year-old University of Wisconsin-Madison student may
face paralysis after a diving accident at Lake Mendota.
police say the student dove into water that was about 5 feet
deep on Saturday night and hit his head on the bottom of the
Wisconsin State Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1ooqdCl
) the student was paralyzed afterward, but was able to float
to the lake's surface and call out to his friends, who
brought him to shore while keeping his neck stable.
remains at a local hospital.