Thursday, November 21, 2013
MCDOWELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: Staff proud of former student who helped save life
Staff at McDowell Elementary School were proud to see a former pupil, Charles Gaylor, help save the life of another boy during an recent accident with a downed power line in a Detroit neighborhood.
The boy was injured when he came in contact with the downed line after a storm, according to DTE Energy sources. Charles, his brother Ken and a friend saw the boy, 14, and managed to get the power line off of him by using a piece of wood.
To see the video coverage of the event, which occurred on Lyndon Street near a school building, click here.