Community rallies around young metro athlete paralyzed in diving accident

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SHAWNEE, Kan. -- The community is standing behind a young athlete hurt in a diving accident.

Nolan Sprague dove into a neighborhood pool last week and broke his neck. According to a GoFundMe page -- the Mill Valley High student is paralyzed from the chest down and may never walk again. The page has already raised more than $85,000.

Sprague's dad runs Strike Zone Baseball Academy in Shawnee. The family is getting support from the Royals. Danny Duffy sent out this tweet asking his followers to support the family:

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