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Christian Cooper Bluff Park fire station 11

Photo by Jon Anderson

The 25-year-old who suffered burns over 80 percent of his body is a holding a fundraiser at Workplay to benefit groups that aid burn victims. Read more


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Photo by Ali Renckens

The last time Theresa De Leon saw Cooper, 80 percent of his body was severely burned. Read more


Christian Cooper 7-29-16

Photo courtesy of Earl Cooper

"Physically, he looks different, of course. … Mentally, he’s not lost a bit. … On the inside, he’s the same guy he’s always been," his father said. Read more

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Christian Cooper 2013

Photo courtesy of the Cooper family

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley declared Monday, March 28, 2016, as Christian Cooper Day in honor of the Hoover man's critical skin graft to take place that day. Read more


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