David Helmich, Jacksonville, IL

Jacksonville, IL, Letter Carrier David Helmich was driving an LLV recently when it caught fire.  Helmich secured all of the mail and safely exited the vehicle. Firefighters later extinguished the flames. Helmich didn’t sustain injuries and no mail was lost.

Employees featured in “Heroes’ Corner” also receive letters of commendation through the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program. The nomination form is available on Blue.