received the Life Saving Awards last week from the town of Yorktown for saving the life of a woman earlier this year.Yorktown police officer Angel Garcia and Lakeland Copper Beech Middle Schoool nurse Patricia Schurr
On April 1, 2013, substitute teacher Janice Mills suddenly collapsed in an eighth-grade classroom where she was working as a teacher's aide. She had suffered a cardiac arrest. Mills told Patch earlier this year that without everyone's help that day, she wouldn't be here today.
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Officer Garcia and school nurse Schurr were among several Yorktown police officers and other civilians who were honored last week for their actions. Read Patch's full story here.