Jake Sortino

Why you should wear a helmet on your skateboard

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A few days after the accident when it was determined that he would live they put in a breathing tube (He had a machine breathing for him) through his neck to replace the one he had down his throat due to the irratation it causes.


Note the small bag of blood by his right shoulder, that's the bloody fluid draining out of his brain. This is day 2.


This is how you get food just because you didn't wear a helmet!

Another good reason to wear a helmet on your skateboard or bike, All your good friends and girl friends stop coming around when your wearing diapers!
Think about it.


This is where they removed a large piece of skull so his brain could swell without major damage.


Jake with Mom and Dad on Christmas 2001