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Pa. cop who nearly died completes first year back on duty

Bones were shattered and brain was swollen after a drunk driver hit him in 2009


By David Gambacorta
The Philadelphia Daily News

PHILADELPHIA — He wasn't going to survive.

That cold, crushing thought crept into the minds of nearly everyone who gazed at the hideously swollen, bloodied face of Officer Richard Hayes last June 28.

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