Marine Amputee Is Quick to Help Marathon Bombing Victims - NBC Southern California

    Marine Amputee Is Quick to Help Marathon Bombing Victims

    Capt. Cameron West didn't give up when he lost a leg in Afghanistan. After the Boston Marathon bombings, West visited the victims to encourage them not to give up either. On Memorial Day, West's battalion will be honored during a half-marathon race. Vikki Vargas reports from Laguna Hills for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on May 24, 2013. (Published Friday, May 24, 2013) Capt. Cameron West didn't give up when he lost a leg in Afghanistan. After the Boston Marathon bombings, West visited the victims to encourage them not... See More