Rural Carrier Hero: Mary Conway, Albia, IA

In Albia, IA, Rural Carrier Mary Conway heard a woman screaming for help as she stood next to a man slumped over the steering wheel of a riding lawn mower.

Conway rushed over and found that the man wasn’t breathing and had no pulse.

While 911 was called, Conway and a neighbor took the man off the mower and performed CPR on him until emergency responders arrived.

The man, Lyle Goodson, who was an out-of-town Postal Service employee spending time at his weekend home, did not survive.

Disclaimer is not sponsored or authorized by the NRLCA, the USPS or any state or local association. The materials on’s web site are provided “as is”. They are presented here for informational use only. See full disclaimer