Lynn man takes awareness on roadFor most people, the prospects of undertaking a cross-country trip is daunting. Not for Matt Eddy of Lynn, who's on his second coast-to-coast trek to raise money and awareness for the disease he lives with, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, and to set a Guinness World Record for fastest cross-country trip by wheelchair.
Matt Eddy began his cross country trip from Red Rock Park in Lynn,
accompanied by his dog, Maia. (John Blanding / Globe Staff Photo)