Mudslide survivor speaks publicly about ordeal

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Mudslide survivor speaks publicly about ordeal

Amanda Skorjanc describes being trapped with baby, expresses gratitude for community's support
Martha Kang and Kyle Stokes

“Houses were exploding. The next thing I see is the neighbor’s chimney coming in through our front door. And I turned and I held Duke, and I did not let him go.

Amanda Skorjanc, 25, on Wednesday spoke publicly for the first time since the March 22 mudslide in Oso, Wash. She continues to heal from serious injuries at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.