A guy from Texas named Patrick Smith was mowing his lawn the other day, and an old nail got kicked up and went all the way into his LUNG. They had to airlift him to the hospital and do surgery to get it out. He's recovering now and he should be fine. Which you would expect ... because he was a soldier for 20 years, and he's already survived being SHOT, STABBED, and BLOWN UP.
His wife Jessica says he's been shot more than once, and also hit by a roadside bomb explosion. They live in Baytown, Texas, in a new development where a lot of construction has been going on, and Patrick was cutting weeds near the edge of his property.