Rehberg returns to work with walker, crutches
September 10, 2009
MATT GOURAS and MATTHEW DALY Associated Press Writers HELENA
Rep. Denny Rehberg on Wednesday provided the harrowing details of a boat crash after dinner and drinks two weeks ago as he returned to Washington using a walker and crutches, saying he crawled out of the wreckage with only his cowboy boot holding his shattered ankle in place. The congressman was with a state senator and three other people when they crashed into the steep and rocky shore of Flathead Lake during the August recess. Authorities investigating the accident have zeroed in on the drinking that night by the driver, state S...