Burn victim returns to her Havre home
March 7, 2002
Lillian Hammond received 168 get well cards from friends many of them in Havre while recovering in a Utah burn center from injuries she suffered in a December cooking accident.
And after the Havre resident returned home on Feb. 16, that letter count swelled.
"I've gotten more since I got home," Hammond, 72, said Tuesday.
Until further notice, Hammond must wear a full-body stretch suit to protect newly grafted skin on certain parts of her body. In two-hour sessions, she attends physical and occupational therapy three days a week at Northern Montana Hospital to recover from the third-degree b...