Teen, 19, whose foot was blown off by a homemade explosive in Central Park finally wins battle with insurer to cover prosthetic leg – but they refuse to pay for his wheelchair | Daily Mail Online

Engineering Evil

  • Connor Golden, 19, can walk again after his foot was ‘severely mutilated’
  • On July 3, Golden stepped on a homemade explosive in Central Park  
  • The blast tore through his foot forcing doctors to amputate it below knee
  • Golden was fitted with a prosthetic leg in September and returned to college 
  • But his parents say insurers refused to cover his artificial leg for three months
  • Last month, UnitedHealthcare denied Connor’s request for a custom wheelchair
  • The NYPD has not arrested anyone in connection with the incident 
Connor Golden can now walk again after his foot was blown off by a homemade explosive in Central Park - but his insurers initially refused to pay for his new leg

Connor Golden can now walk again after his foot was blown off by a homemade explosive in Central Park – but his insurers initially refused to pay for his new leg

A teenager whose foot was blown off by a homemade explosive in Central Park has…

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