25 May '18, 7pm

Ohio School Bus Driver Saves Choking Student

Ohio School Bus Driver Saves Choking Student

Jean McKeag, a school bus driver of six years for Northern Local School District near Columbus, Ohio, was loading up students at Thornville Elementary for the ride home on the afternoon of April 27 when trouble struck. Some students that had already boarded reported to McKeag that first-grader Quade McCance was choking on a piece of hard candy. McKeag quickly jumped into action and administered the Heimlich Maneuver to the boy. She was able to dislodge the Warhead candy, and the school called Quade’s mother Jessica McCance to let her know what had happened. McCance was so grateful she later wrote to district Transportation Supervisor Dale Factor in praise of his driver. “It’s my worst nightmare for him to choke and to do it when I’m not around is even scarier. I am so thankful that she was confident and able to un-lodge the piece of candy,” she wrote. “[McKeag] and the kid...

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