New home being built for wounded warrior

The groundbreaking ceremony as a charity builds a new home for Captain Will Lyles signifies a new chapter in his life, after an IED explosion in Iraq left him a double amputee

November 13, 2013 9:21:44 AM PST
A local soldier wounded in Iraq is being honored with a new home, built in The Woodlands.

Captain Will Lyles became a double amputee as a result of an IED explosion in Iraq. He has also received three Bronze Stars for his valor and two Purple Hearts for his wounds.

The charity is providing a new home for Captain Lyles in The Woodlands. The groundbreaking symbolizes the beginning of a new chapter, as he continues to rebuild his life following his tour of duty in Iraq.

Erik Barajas will have more on this story this afternoon on ABC13 Eyewitness News. Find Erik on Facebook at ABC13ErikBarajas or on Twitter at @ErikBarajas13

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