Derrin Tucker, Lubbock, TX

Lubbock, TX, Letter Carrier Derrin Tucker was delivering mail to a house when he smelled smoke. After Tucker called 911, firefighters arrived, entered the home and rescued a woman. The firefighters credited Tucker with saving her life.

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