Iowa cop saves drowning teen just in time
The girl took a deep breath as the water in her car reached her face when an officer pulled her from her vehicle
By Stephanie Moore
NBC - 13 WHO
AMES, Iowa — An Ames police officer is being hailed as a hero after saving the life of a teenager.
Officer John Barney was on his way to an accident at Mortensen Road and University Avenue in Ames, when he quickly realized he was driving up on more than a simple fender bender.
Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Full story: Iowa cop saves drowning teen just in time
Recommended for you
Join the discussion
PoliceOne top 5
- After HOA demands pro-cop flag taken down, family shows support for LE in a different way
- Video: SC motorcycle pursuit ends in fatal wreck
- 50 to 60 teens swarm Calif. train, rob weekend riders
- Sheriff: Suspect opened fire on Texas deputy’s children, home in 'attack'
- 10 ways law enforcement ruined me as a woman