Amputee Climbs Chicago Skyscraper

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Zac Vawter climbed all 103 floors of Chicago's Willis Tower while using a mind-controlled prosthetic leg, The Washington Post Reported.

Vawter was participating in "SkyRise Chicago," a charity event that raised funds for the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, The USA Today reported.

This event was a research project for us, said Joanne Smith, the Rehabilitation Institute's CEO, The Washington Post reported.

The climb took Vawter about 45 minutes to complete, according to The USA Today.


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