Having a ball: Kentuckian and his dog walking cross country to emphasize dangers of diabetes
With more than 3,000 miles of roadway in 26 states under his feet, Erik Bendl and his faithful canine companion Nice are on their fifth cross-country trip to bring awareness of the seriousness of diabetes.
He can't be missed along the roadway he has a six-foot-diameter globe tethered to his waist.
According to Bendl, his mother died at 54 in 1977.
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