State: Temple, TX
Facility: The Children’s Hospital of Scott & White
Saniyah is a 5-year-old girl who was hit by a car and dragged for several feet. As a result of the accident, she Saniyah suffered a femur fracture, a 2nd degree burn on the side of her stomach, and multiple abrasions on her face, arms, and shoulders. She underwent surgery on her broken femur and has endured multiple painful wound dressing changes. Throughout her hospitalization, Saniyah maintained a positive and uplifting attitude. Her bravery and hard work are evident and she has truly been heroic in overcoming incredible odds. Saniyah continues her physical and occupational therapy with great determination and continues to work hard to completely recover – always with a big smile on her face!