Former Royal Pirates member James has revealed the shocking news that he underwent amputation surgery for his hand due to severe injuries from a tragic accident in 2015.
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In a heartfelt Instagram post on September 23, James expressed his sorrow and frustration concerning his struggles dealing with physical rehab and the eventual loss of his hand. He also opened up about his feelings towards the restaurant where he suffered his initial injury, which was caused by a sudden collapse of a steel frame and glass wall. The glass injured his head, and the frame reportedly crushed his left shoulder and wrist.Though James underwent an 8-hour surgery to reconnect his wrist as well as numerous treatments afterwards, it seems he had no choice but to amputate in the end.