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Proud Scots mum hails ‘warrior’ son, 7, for miracle fightback after being hit by car in horror crash

A PROUD mum has hailed her “warrior” son for his miracle fightback from horror injuries he suffered when he was hit by a car.

Sarah-Jayne Plunkett, 39, also paid tribute to hero medics who saved seven-year-old Stephen Edward Torley’s life with an extraordinary brain op.

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Sarah-Jayne Plunkett has hailed her ‘warrior’ son Stephen Edward Torley
The 7-year-old has made a remarkable recovery after being hit by a car

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The 7-year-old has made a remarkable recovery after being hit by a car

Surgeons relieved deadly pressure on his skull by extracting two pieces of bone — then inserted them into his stomach until they were needed.

After waking from a three-week coma, the brave schoolboy had to learn to walk, talk and eat again.

But Sarah-Jayne told how she is delighted with Stephen Edward’s incredible progress since then.

She said: “If you ask him, ‘Show us your muscles’, he flexes his wee bicep.

Stephen Edward had pieces of bone removed from his skull and put in his stomach

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Stephen Edward had pieces of bone removed from