Photo Essay: Skateboarding — don’t try this at home!

Emmanuel Delgado

DON’T JUMP! Morton East Senior Manny Delgado is contemplating to skateboard off the garage. In 2017, over 98,000 people were treated in hospital emergency rooms after being injured while skateboarding. Over 47,000 of those injuries occurred in people ages 15 to 24, according to “Injury Facts” from the National Safety Council.