The morning of Oct. 11, 2005 was like any other for the McCarthy family. Tracy was getting her youngest child, then-9-month-old Matthew, ready for day care. Little did they know, their lives would change forever just a few hours later.Read more at www.uichildrens.org/2014-matthew.
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