Train derailment causing Amtrak delays in Harrisburg

Former football star who recovered from spinal injury visits local rehab

Adam Taliaferro took time Wednesday to visit Schreiber Pediatric Rehab in East Hempfield Twp. At a luncheon, the former Penn State football player, who himself struggled to recover from a severe spinal injury as a result of a tackle during a nationally televised 2000 game, talked emotionally about his personal experience, and stressed the important role of rehab professionals.