Friday, June 22, 2012

Idaho State Police to Honor Heroes

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Idaho State Police
District 5 5205 South 5th Ave.
Pocatello, Idaho 83204-2299
(208) 236-6466 FAX: (208) 236-6068

For Immediate Release: 06/22/12 4:40 pm
Please direct questions to the District Office

ISP to honor heroes who saved a man from a burning car.

On Monday, June 25th, at 3:00 pm, the Idaho State Police will honor Audra Kissel and Aaron Larson who rescued Scott Mann from a burning car. The awards ceremony will be held in the training room in the basement of the Idaho State Police District Five Building at 5205 S. 5th Ave. in Pocatello.

On May 23, 2012 at approximately 11:40 pm on US 30 near the city of McCammon, Scott Mann crashed his vehicle and it caught on fire. Mann was unconscious and injured. Audra Kissel saw the crash and rushed to Mann's aid. She flagged down a passing motorist, Aaron Larson, who stopped and helped Audra pull Mann from the burning car. They rendered aid to Mann until EMS arrived.

For their heroic acts of bravery in saving the life of Scott Mann, the Idaho State Police is grateful and pleased to present Audra Kissel and Aaron Larson Idaho State Police Certificates of Appreciation.