Danny Turner, Tompkinsville, KY

Tompkinsville, KY, Rural Carrier Associate Danny Turner

Rural Carrier Associate Danny Turner was recently delivering mail in Tompkinsville, KY, when he discovered a customer collapsed on the ground near a mailbox.

The Postal Service employee rushed to the customer’s aid, called 911 and stayed on the scene until emergency responders arrived.

The customer, who has diabetes, was treated for low blood sugar.

The 911 dispatcher later contacted the Tompkinsville Post Office to thank Turner for his assistance.

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