Page County Deputies and Captain receive Life Saving Awards

The Page County Sheriff’s Office announced that two of their Deputies and a Captain have received the Department’s Life Saving Awards.

The awards have been given to Captain Stevie Owens, Deputy Heather Hess and Brandon Hilliard for their actions in saving the life of a driver on September 21.

The accident occurred on Route 340 near Rileyville involving several vehicles and resulted in two fatalities with multiple injuries inflicted.

Hilliard, Hess and Owens were on the scene and thanks to their quick actions they were able to rescue one of the drivers of a vehicle before it was consumed by fire.

The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment of his injuries and is alive today thanks to the Captain and two Deputies.

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