Local boy given award
Saved mother last Summer
Last updated 12/21/2023 at 1:05pm
SPOKANE VALLEY – A local child was given a service award during the Dec. 11 Fire Commission meeting.
Eight-year-old Leonel Bermudez was presented with a Life Saving Award for his heroic actions that helped save his mother's life on July 5, 2023.
Bermudez, who was nominated by Spokane Valley Engine Nine Captain Josh Loftin, showcased remarkable composure and maturity during a medical emergency, earning him recognition from the Spokane Valley Fire Department.
Monica Bermudez, Leonel's mother, had been experiencing seizures over the past couple of years.
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