KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — An 80-year-old girl who wandered away from her residence throughout Kansas Metropolis’s final heavy snowfall is reunited along with her household. Fortunately a watchful, fast considering 11-year-old got here to the rescue.
Kansas Metropolis police and the lady’s husband have been frantically looking out that snowy morning for 80-year-old Linda Kagay. She had fallen to the bottom and was hidden by a snowbank.
Eleven-year-old Rocco Spadafore says he simply occurred to look out of his household’s entrance window and see a darkish object of their entrance yard. It was Linda’s walker. “I noticed an individual laying down proper in entrance of it, so I simply advised my mother,” Rocco Spadafore stated. “We have been in a position to appeal to the eye of the police to indicate them the place she was.”
Rocco’s father says they tried to assist her instantly. “So that we might get her heat whereas we waited for an ambulance and get her to the hospital the place she made a full restoration,” Dominic Spadafore stated.
Which may not have been doable if she was not discovered shortly due to Rocco’s eager eye. Kansas Metropolis Missouri cops needed Rocco to know they have been happy with him. They introduced him his very personal KCPD police patch, t-shirt and problem cash. “I favored that they made my day a greater day and I simply felt good,” Rocco Spadafore stated.
Linda is feeling higher and grateful to be again residence. She stated she needed to thank for Rocco for getting her out of the snow. Rocco’s dad and mom are proud their son might assist make that doable.
“Completely. Completely, it’s a particular factor to have a hero,” Dominic Spadafore stated. “To me that’s the fantastic half about it’s it is a pleased story. In these instances and days, we want just a few extra excellent news tales.”