‘We look out for our Neighbors’ Firefighters finish yard work for injured elderly man

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NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A local family stopped by Fire Station 4 in Norfolk on Saturday to say, “Thank you.”

On Thursday, a family called 911 after their loved one was injured when he was doing yard work.

According to family, the elderly man was finishing up when his arm got tangled up in a bagger on his lawnmower.

Shortly after the 911 call, medics from Station 4 say they arrived in the area of Pinegrove Rd. find the man with a traumatic arm injury.

According to a Facebook post, they took the man to a local hospital while Engine 4 took care of the lawn!

The gentleman received a lot of stitches, but the family says he is recovering well.

When the family stopped by to show their gratitude, the team replied, “We look out for our Neighbors.”

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