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Doctors optimistic E. coli victim could return home Monday


GASTONIA, NC (WSOC) — A five-year-old girl hospitalized with the E. coli bacteria had her final surgery just hours ago, as doctors stitched up her chest where her dialysis tube was inserted.

And after two weeks in the hospital, Hannah Roberts' parents said she could be released Monday.

Tracy and Mike Roberts were ordered by doctors to go home and prepare their house for Hannah Roberts -- who is still a sick girl with a weak immune system.

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