Custom tricycle for special needs child found damaged beyond repair

April 29, 2014, 5:45 am
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(NECN) - A disabled teenager's specialized tricycle has been found damaged beyond repair.
    
The $7,000 tricycle had been custom-made 17-year-old Wayne Thompson from Rhode Island, who has a brain condition, scoliosis and other ailments that prevent him from riding a traditional bicycle.
     
A fundraising website has been set up to help replace the tricycle.
     
The site has already raised nearly $5,000.

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Tags: rhode island, tricycle, theft, scoliosis, Wayne Thompson
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