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CBS Sports crew captures reunion of pro bull rider and local surgeon


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Local surgeon Dr. William Wyatt and pro bull rider Chase Outlaw (center) were reunited last week at the Pine Bluffs Health Clinic. In a story to be aired Aug. 4, CBS Sports documents Chase's injury at Cheyenne Frontier Days, his extensive surgery and recovery to achieve his current status of second-ranked bull rider in the world.

A film crew from CBS Sports was at the Kimball Health Services Pine Bluffs Health Clinic Tuesday to capture the reuniting of professional bull rider Chase Outlaw and Dr. William Wyatt.

In 2018, Dr. Wyatt led a team to put Chase back together after taking a blow to his face during a bull ride at Cheyenne Frontier Days. Chase had 15 fractured bones in his face that required 12 hours of surgery, 68 screws and 11 plates to put him back together.

Chase thanked Dr. Wyatt for allowing him to continue to ride and helping him achieve his current status as second ranked bull rider in the world. T...

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