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Jacob Rainey has part of leg amputated

Updated: September 16, 2011, 6:33 PM ET
Associated Press

ORANGE, Va. -- A highly touted prep quarterback at a private school in Virginia has had part of his right leg amputated after suffering an unusual injury during a scrimmage.

Officials at Woodberry Forest School, located about 30 miles northeast of Charlottesville, say Jacob Rainey suffered a severe knee injury on Sept. 3 and it was later discovered the main artery in his leg had been severed. Rainey underwent surgery on Saturday at Fairfax Inova Hospital -- a week after the injury.

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