Parade held in Potsdam Friday to welcome back girl from cancer treatment in Burlington
A Potsdam fire truck was one of several emergency services vehicles in Friday’s parade. NCTW photo.
POTSDAM – A parade to welcome back a seven-year-old Potsdam girl suffering from cancer took place shortly after noon Friday.A number of fire department, rescue squad and police vehicles escorted the girl as she returned from a Burlington, VT hospital, following a three-week stay.
The girl’s name was not released because she is in foster care.
A number of relatives, family, and neighbors greeted her as she arrived in Potsdam.
Family members say her kidney was removed and more medical treatments are expected.