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Man runs marathons on all 7 continents after devastating injury

After a mountain climbing accident in 2003 left Carl Byington badly injured, doctors thought he might have to amputate his leg.
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After a mountain climbing accident in 2003 left Carl Byington badly injured, doctors thought he might have to amputate his leg. But with years of physical therapy, he’s back to being incredibly active. He’s since run marathons on all seven continents. TODAY’s Sheinelle Jones and Jenna Bush Hager report.

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