Community raises thousands of dollars for woman who fought flesh-eating bacteria

Posted at 6:56 AM, Jul 09, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-09 06:56:45-04

ATLANTA, Ga. (WSB) –  A week after being released from the hospital, a woman who fought a flesh-eating bacteria is getting a big gift of support.   Monday, the city of Snellville, Georgia, will present Aimee Copeland’s family with the donations raised at last month’s benefit weekend.  

Amy Napier Viteri has more on what motivated a mother and daughter to do this.