Football Collision Leads to Near-Fatal Head Injury

After receiving a concussion during recess, a fourth grader was transported to the Children’s Dallas Level 1 Trauma Center. Follow a pictorial look at Ethan’s journey.

It was a typical day at recess for fourth-grader Ethan Fox. But while playing a football game with his friends on May 29, 2012, an accident on the field landed him in an ambulance. Neurosurgeon Dr. Bradley Weprin says Ethan could have died had he reached the Children’s Level 1 Trauma Center 10 minutes later than he did. Here, a pictorial look at Ethan’s journey through recovery.



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