Tiny sur­vivor heal­ing

Shanghai Daily - - TOP NEWS -

Song Xinyi, 3, looks at med­i­cal work­ers from her bus win­dow yes­ter­day as she leaves Huaxi Hospi­tal in Chengdu, cap­i­tal of Sichuan Prov­ince, af­ter be­ing treated for leg in­juries. Song was res­cued on May 14 more than 40 hours af­ter she and her par­ents were buried in the de­bris in the devastating Sichuan earthquake. The girl sur­vived as her fa­ther and mother cov­ered her with their bod­ies in their col­lapsed home. The par­ents died. The girl had her right leg am­pu­tated soon af­ter be­ing res­cued and later had an ar­ti­fi­cial leg fit­ted in Nan­jing, Jiangsu Prov­ince. — Xin­hua

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