In Corona, California, firefighters rescued a man yesterday, known only as Willy G, when he became dizzy while mowing his lawn.
It was hot and Willy was working hard when he face-planted on the driveway, according to KCAL TV. The firefighters put him in the ambulance and sent him off to the hospital.
Then they finished mowing and trimming his lawn.
“We all kind of looked at each other, kind of looked around at the lawn equipment and realized this family was going through a very traumatic event right now and they need some simple acts of kindness,” said one of the firefighters.
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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