St. Louis University Hospital

Chimpanzee attack victim heals in St. Louis
4:14 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Chimp attack victim recovering in St. Louis

Andrew Oberle is recovering from his injuries at St. Louis University Hospital.
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A St. Louis man, who was attacked by chimpanzees at a South African refuge, is now recovering at a St. Louis hospital.

Andrew Oberle, Jr., was pulled under a fence and mauled by chimps at the Jane Goodall Institute’s Eden Sanctuary in June. He suffered serious injuries to his head, arms and legs. St. Louis University Hospital chief of plastic surgery Dr. Bruce Kraemer told reporters Thursday that Oberle has a good attitude and is healing well.

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Injured Worker at Gateway Arch
1:01 pm
Wed February 9, 2011

Worker injured inside Arch, taken to hospital

The Gateway Arch in downtown St. Louis. (St. Louis Public Radio)

Updated 4:48 p.m. Feb. 9, 2011:

KSDK-TV reports that the injuries sustained were broken ribs and that Arch officials say the man was pinned between the tram and the structure of the Arch.

The Arch was closed for about an hour before it reopened.

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