Today an 11-year-old boy is a hero in his town of Richland, Washington.
The Tri-City Herald reports that the boy arrived home from school on Friday to find his mother unconscious. Immediately, he called 911 and began to do CPR, as the dispatcher instructed him over the phone.
The police arrived shortly and continued the CPR until the Richland Fire Department arrived. They were able to get a pulse before she was taken to the Kadlec Regional Medical Center.