Bashing victim back from the dead
AS his friends steeled themselves for the possibility of a funeral, Rockhampton assault victim James Joseph Hall made a miraculous recovery in his hospital bed.
Just days ago doctors predicted the 47 year old, who was allegedly attacked at his Rockhampton home last Thursday, would not last the night after he was rushed to hospital with head trauma.
He proved them wrong.
Royal Brisbane Hospital said yesterday Mr Hall was no longer a patient at the facility, where he was admitted in a critical condition the day after the assault.
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