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Teen paralyzed after kite pierces brain

The kite missed his eye socket but damaged his brain


By Ron Moore
Daily Record & Sunday Mail

WEST LOTHIAN, Scotland — A teenage football star has been left paralysed after his brain was impaled by a kite that pierced his eye socket.

Iain Carmichael, 17, is fighting for his life after the freak accident on his way home from training.

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