VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) - Every year in May, there's a week held to recognize emergency medical personnel across the country and for the volunteers with the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad, that week starts Monday. Many donate their time to help save the lives of strangers and in this case, patient and paramedic get to meet in this week's I Am Hampton Roads.
Brian also wanted to recognize the other two volunteer EMT's that were with him the day they helped Chris. They are Heather Osborne and Paul Kalmus. All three are from the Kempsville Rescue Squad.
EMS week is May 19-25. Click here to make a donation.
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