Rural carrier hero: Vivian Prescott, Dermott, AR

Dermott, AR, Rural Carrier Vivian Prescott grew concerned when a customer hadn’t collected mail in several days. She asked a neighbor to check on her. The neighbor called the woman’s son, who entered the house and found his mother unconscious. Emergency responders took her to a hospital where she recovered. Doctors said Prescott and the neighbor’s actions saved the woman’s life.

via USPS News Link – Heroes Corner Archive – December 2014.