Joe Smith Marks Anniversary of Losing His Leg By Walking The Ocean Springs Bridge

Published at 10:58 a.m. on July 16, 2013 | Modified at 10:59 a.m. on July 16, 2013

Joe Smith will walk the Ocean Springs bridge on Sunday to mark the one year anniversary of his leg being amputated. Smith lost his leg after battling an infection of vibrio bacteria, known as a flesh-eating bacteria. Smith wants to increase awareness of the bacteria as well as raise money for the Limbs for Life Foundation.

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