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Luther football player injured in weekend game

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DECORAH (KWWL) -- A first-year football player for Luther College suffered a serious injury Saturday against Central College.

During the game Chris Norton hurt his neck and spinal cord.

He was airlifted to Mayo Clinic in Rochester where he underwent three hours of surgery.

Fortunately, doctors say the surgery was successful and so far he's able to move both his arms.

Norton is from Altoona.

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