Balloon handler Keri O'Connell, of Franklin Square, injured during Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

A volunteer balloon handler from Long Island in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade was injured yesterday. Keri O'Connell told Newsday that she was handling the

The woman was handling the Buzz Lightyear balloon when she was injured.

The woman was handling the Buzz Lightyear balloon when she was injured. (11/29/13)

MANHATTAN - A volunteer balloon handler from Long Island in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade was injured yesterday.

Keri O'Connell told Newsday that she was handling the Buzz Lightyear balloon when a golf cart rolled over her foot, causing a fracture.

O'Connell is a volunteer from Franklin Square.

Spider-Man's left arm was also torn open by a tree branch, causing it to deflate during the parade.

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