Josh Speidel receives high school diploma

COLUMBUS, Ind. (WISH) – Josh Speidel received his high school diploma on Saturday.

Speidel, 18, was seriously injured in a car crash in February. His family told 24-Hour News 8 he would be able to push his own wheelchair at some point.

Speidel was a standout basketball player at Columbus North High School before the crash. The community rallied around him to support his recovery.