James Smith, Evarts, KY

Evarts, KY, Rural Carrier James Smith was delivering mail at a house when he heard a woman inside calling for help. The front door was locked, so Smith ran next door to get help from her family. Smith and the relatives entered the house and found the woman lying on the floor, where she fell and injured herself an hour earlier. The family members helped the woman as Smith continued on his route.

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