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Boston Marathon Bombing survivor and amputee Roseann Sdoia was... News PhotoAmputee,Boston - Massachusetts,Boston Marathon,Boston Marathon Bombing,Horizontal,Human Interest,Massachusetts,North End,Track And Field,USAPhotographer Collection: Boston Globe 2013 - The Boston GlobeCHARLESTOWN, MA - MAY 14: Boston Marathon Bombing survivor and amputee Roseann Sdoia was released from Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital and was escorted to her North End home by fire engines. Boston Firefighter Mike Materia, is credited with helping to save Roseann Sdoia after the Boston Marathon bomb attack. He transported her in a police prisoner transport van when there were no ambulances. He held her hand and also held tight to her tourniquet to save her life. At the end of the press conference, he picked her up to hug her. (Photo by Suzanne Kreiter/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)