Clovis woman battling cancer gets surprise sendoff before undergoing treatment

CLOVIS, Calif. (KFSN) -- A Clovis woman battling a rare form of cancer received a surprise sendoff on Sunday.

Karyn Jakobs, 37, was greeted at her Clovis home by the Clovis police and fire departments, family, friends and a cancer support group called Guardians of the Ribbon. She's now on her way to an alternative clinic in Mexico to undergo stem cell and oxygen treatment.

Jakobs is the wife of an ABC30 executive producer and is fighting a rare form of thyroid cancer.
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