Local woman thrives after almost dying in DUI Crash

POSTED: 05:03 PM PST Dec 20, 2012 
The 'Sweet' Life: From Surgeries to Success

 EVERY DAY IN AMERICA -- 27 PEOPLE DIE IN A DRUNK DRIVING ACCIDENT.
     THIS YEAR -- ONE LOCAL BUSINESS OWNER DEFIED THE ODDS... AFTER A DRUNK DRIVER HIT HER HEAD-ON IN PALM DESERT. SAMANTHA CORTESE WITH PHOTOJOURNALIST CHRIS TARPENING SHOWS US HER JOURNEY FROM SURGERIES -- TO SUCCESS