BU student recovering from crash

Associated Press
In this Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 photo, neurosurgeon Anoop Patel prepares Meg Theriault, of Salisbury, Mass., for surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Theriault is having a plastic plate about five inches long installed where a portion of her skull had been removed following a near fatal head injury sustained during a minivan crash on May 12, 2012, in New Zealand. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

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Meg Theriault is recovering from a traumatic brain injury. She was involved in a multi-fatal minivan accident in New Zealand, May 12, 2012, that killed three Boston University students. (AP)