In this April 8, 2011 photo, Sgt. James Hackemer, does does physical therapy with the help of friend Matt Mescall in Gowanda, N.Y. Hackemer, a U.S. Army veteran who lost his legs while deployed in Iraq was thrown from a 200-foot-tall roller coaster at an upstate theme park on Friday, July 8, 2011 and was killed. Hackemer, 29, was ejected from the Ride of Steel roller coaster at the Darien Lake Theme Park Resort, located between Buffalo and Rochester, at about 5:30 p.m., the Genesee County sheriff's office said. (AP Photo/Buffalo News, Derek Gee)

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In this April 8, 2011 photo, Sgt. James Hackemer, does does physical therapy with the help of friend Matt Mescall in Gowanda, N.Y. Hackemer, a U.S. Army veteran who lost his legs while deployed in Iraq was thrown from a 200-foot-tall roller coaster at an upstate theme park on Friday, July 8, 2011 and was killed.  Hackemer, 29, was ejected from the Ride of Steel roller coaster at the Darien Lake Theme Park Resort, located between Buffalo and Rochester, at about 5:30 p.m., the Genesee County sheriff's office said.   (AP Photo/Buffalo News,  Derek Gee)
In this April 8, 2011 photo, Sgt. James Hackemer, does does physical therapy with the help of friend Matt Mescall in Gowanda, N.Y. Hackemer, a U.S. Army veteran who lost his legs while deployed in Iraq was thrown from a 200-foot-tall roller coaster at an upstate theme park on Friday, July 8, 2011 and was killed. Hackemer, 29, was ejected from the Ride of Steel roller coaster at the Darien Lake Theme Park Resort, located between Buffalo and Rochester, at about 5:30 p.m., the Genesee County sheriff's office said. (AP Photo/Buffalo News, Derek Gee)
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