NEW YORK (CBS 2) — In this edition of Eye On New York, CBS 2 brings you the incredibly inspiring and miraculous story of Brendan Marrocco, a Staten Island native and Army soldier who became the first quadruple amputee to survive his wounds suffered in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

CBS 2’s Dana Tyler also speaks with actor Gary Sinise, who joined in the effort to build a home for Brendan as part of the “Homes For Heroes” charity.

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For the Brendan Marrocco Road To Recovery Trust, click here.