Brain-injured snowboard champ inspires students

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Kevin Pearce, a former champion snowboarder who suffered a traumatic brain injury while practicing for the 2010 Winter Olympics, talked to students at William Floyd High School in Mastic Beach Thursday. Pearce, who is the subject of the film "Crash Reel," was invited by a student who also suffered a head injury. Videojournalist: Chuck Fadely (Oct. 10, 2013)

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