September 25, 2010
Alvaro Lamprea prepares to do another set of modified situps during physical therapy at Providence St. Mary Medical Center last week. Lamprea was hit by a drunken driver in July and lost a portion of his left leg. He is struggling to rebalance his world.
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A drunken driver left a local man with serious injuries and without financial means. But he has found a silver lining.
Prior to midsummer, Alvaro Lamprea had just about everything he needed to be happy in life, he figured.Never wealthy, the Colombia native nonetheless felt rich. He lived in Walla Walla, in a community he cherishes. He earned a living with his own handyman