Southport to honor heroes who saved man from sinking car

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Submitted: Fri, 02/01/2013 - 9:16pm
Updated: Sat, 02/02/2013 - 6:01pm

SOUTHPORT, NC (WWAY) — Three young men who saved a man from a sinking car in Southport last week will be honored for their good deed.

At their February 14 Southport Board of Aldermen meeting, Police Chief Jerry Dove will recognize C.J. and Cameron Bryant and Jakob Puskas.

The three ran into the water January 21 to save 77-year-old Jaochin Wallrath after his car ran off the road.

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Guest Redneck Across the River
2015 years 8 months ago

I guess if the guy had drowned, there would have been a dozen comments expressing opinions about what went wrong. But, something went right and nobody says anything. I personally want to commend all the young men who played a part in saving a life, here. I hope you are around if I ever get into trouble.