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Friday, 18 June 2021

Chesapeake officer awarded for saving people trapped in a car with live power lines down

Credit: WTKR - Scripps
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Chesapeake officer awarded for saving people trapped in a car with live power lines down
Chesapeake officer awarded for saving people trapped in a car with live power lines down

NICHOLSON ARRIVED ON THE SCENEOF AN ACCIDENT IN WHICHSOMEONE HAD HIT A TELEPHONEPOLE, SEVERED SOME POWER LINESAND YOU HAVE A GAS LEAK ON TOPOF THAT.

SEVERED THE LINES,BUT THE LINES WERE STILLALIVE.

INVOLVING ELDERLYPEOPLE WHO WERE STUCK IN THECAR.

OFFICER NICHOLSON DID NOTHESITATE ONCE.

A CITIZEN HELDTHE DOOR OFFICER NICHOLSON ANDA PORTSMOUTH OFFICER HELPEDLIFT THE PEOPLE OUT OF THE CARAND GET THEM TO SAFETY.

THEREAGAIN A CITIZEN SAID 'MANYOU'RE A BRAVE SOUL BECAUSE IWOULD NOT HAVE DONE ANYTHINGTHAT YOU DID.'

AND OFFICERNICHOLSON SIMPLY SAID 'I FELTLIKE I HAD TO ACT.'""NEWS 3 WILL CONTINUE BRINGINGYOU ARRIVED ON THE SCENE OF ANACCIDENT IN WHICH SOMEONE HADHIT A TELEPHONE POLE, SEVEREDSOME POWER LINES AND YOU HAVE AGAS LEAK ON TOP OFTH AT.SEVERED THE LINES, BUT THELINES WERE STILL ALIVE.INVOLVING ELDERLY PEOPLE WHOWERE STUCK IN THE CAR.

OFFICERNICHOLSON DID NOT HESTAITEONCE.

A CITIZEN HELD THE DOOROFFEICR NICHOLSON AND APORTSMOUTH OFFICER HELPED LIFTTHE PEOPLE OUT OF THE CAR ANDGET THEM TO SAFETY.

THERE AGAINA CITIZEN SAID 'MAN YOU'RE ABRAVE SOUL BECAUSE I WOULD NOTHAVE DONE ANYTHING THAT YOUDID.'

AND OFFICER NICHOLSONSIMPLY SAID 'I FELT LIKE I HADTO ACT.'""NEWS 3 WILL CONTINUE BRINGINGYOU OTHER STORIES OFINCREDIBLY BRAVE LOCAL MEN ANDWOMEN IN THE COMING WEEKS.

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