Eric Elmquist, Youngsville, PA

Youngsville, PA, Letter Carrier Eric Elmquist

Letter Carrier Eric Elmquist was recently making deliveries in a Youngsville, PA, neighborhood when he grew concerned that a customer’s mail was piling up.

Elmquist alerted a neighbor, who checked on the man, found him collapsed in a bathroom and called 911.

Emergency responders soon arrived and took the man to a hospital.

The neighbor and paramedics later visited the local Post Office to thank Elmquist for his intervention.

“Eric takes pride in what he does each and every day on the job,” said Youngsville Postmaster Matthew Greenman.

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