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Vietnam Vet Dies with Maggots Crawling in Wound




Four employees at an Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs facility have resigned after a resident with a maggot-infested wound died while under their care.

Vietnam veteran Owen Reese Peterson, 73, initially came to the Talihina Veterans Center with an infection, but ended up with sepsis and died on Oct. 3.

Sepsis is a potentially life-threatening complication of an infection that can damage the internal organs, causing them to fail.

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