Bishop David Choby recovering after falling, breaking arm

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Bishop David Choby is recovering after he fell in the parking lot of the Catholic Center on 21st Avenue and broke his arm.

The accident happened Wednesday afternoon.

The Bishop was taken to Saint Thomas Hospital where X-rays showed that he had a fracture of the proximal Humerus, located close to the shoulder on his left arm.

He stayed overnight in the hospital and was viewed by his his cardiologist and an orthopedic surgeon.

Doctors will stabilize the break by inserting a metal plate and screws in Bishop Choby’s arm.

The surgery is scheduled for Thursday.

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