Bike part in boy's thigh for 4 months

BOUJAN-SUR-LIBRON, France, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- An 11-year-old French boy discovered four months after a bike accident that his brake lever was lodged deep in his thigh, doctors said.

Doctors at the Saint-Privat de Beziers clinic in Herault said the boy wondered why his leg was not healing properly after the May bicycle crash. This week, doctors discovered a nearly 3-inch long brake lever lodged deep in his leg, The reported Friday.


The boy, whose name was given only as Dylan, underwent surgery this week to remove the foreign object.

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