ABC News anchor Bob Woodruff, who was severely injured by a roadside bomb in Iraq last year, will return during the last week of February Sweeps period with a one hour special “To Iraq and Back: Bob Woodruff Reports”.
The program wil air Tuesday, February 27 at 10:00 p.m. ET on ABC.From the ABC Press Release:
In this special primetime documentary, Woodruff’s wife, Lee, will talk for the first time about the gravity of her husband’s medical condition and the impact on their family.
As part of the special, the Woodruffs return to Bethesda Naval Hospital for the first time since his six-week stay there to visit the doctors, nurses and staff that cared for Bob. From Bethesda, Woodruff reports on the stories of brave young soldiers and Marines who are learning to carry on despite life-altering injuries.
The program was originally scheduled to premiere in the Spring, but was pushed up because of the progress Woodruff has made with his injuries.