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Hero Mailman Delivers Mail, Saves Lives

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Hero Mailman Delivers Mail, Saves Lives

Hero Mailman Delivers Mail, Saves Lives

Hero Mailman Delivers Mail, Saves Lives

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If your mailman is Keith McVey, then rest assured, your letters are in good hands. And so is your life. McEvey has saved three lives over the years on his mail route in Akron, Ohio. First, he rescued a teenager trying to commit suicide. Then he pulled a drowning girl from a lake. And last week, McEvey gave CPR to an unconscious man by the side of the road. One Akron resident says: "I think they should have him wear a cape."

MARY LOUISE KELLY, host:

Good morning. I'm Mary Louise Kelly.

If your mailman is Keith McVey, then rest assured, your letters are in good hands. And so is your life. That's his reputation in Akron, Ohio, where McVey has saved three lives over the years on his mail route. First, he rescued a teenager trying to commit suicide. Then he pulled a drowning girl from a lake. And last week, McVey gave CPR to an unconscious man by the side of the road. One Akron resident said: I think they should make him wear a cape.

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