‘Miracle Man’ cheated death and now is changing lives

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When Martin Phalane woke up from a coma, he knew there was a reason he didn’t die after being hit by a truck.
When Martin Phalane woke up from a coma, he knew there was a reason he didn’t die after being hit by a truck.
Martin Phalane / DRUM

This story first appeared in the print version of the magazine

When he woke up from a coma, he knew there was a reason he didn’t die after being hit by a truck.

And he vowed right there and then to live his life in service of others.

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