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09/10/2015

My little boy is a hero: Shai, eight, saves mum's life with 999 call

UK - A mother who collapsed at her Black Country home says her life was saved by the 'quick thinking' actions of her eight-year-old son who called 999.


United Kingdom - Rachel Farquharson, who suffers from high blood pressure, was at home with young Shai when she passed out.

The St Jude’s Primary School pupil leaped into action and dialled 999 - meaning an ambulance was at the house in Keats Road, The Scotlands, within minutes.

West Midlands Ambulance Service has praised Shai's rapid actions on September 30, while his mother says he saved her life.

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