Photo source: FacebookHelen Richardson, just a few months shy of her 21st birthday, took her own life five years after a senseless car accident almost killed her and left her in a week-long coma. She emerged from the coma a different person, says her family. ■ By Mary Ann Morris / Editor Helen Richardson struggled to recover from the senseless accident that almost claimed her life as a 15-year-old in a Hemet High School crosswalk in 2012. In the ensuing years, she struggled to find herself and accept her new reality, which meant that some things were harder than “before.” Much harder. Things most people take for granted, like walking without

This content is restricted to site members. If you are an existing user, please log in. New users may register below.

Existing Users Log In