Santhus Knighten, Jacksonville, FL

Jacksonville, FL, Building Equipment Mechanic Santhus Knighten was driving home after work when he saw a truck hit a school van before striking a concrete structure. Knighten guided the driver and passengers away from the van and stayed with them until help arrived. Several victims were taken to a hospital and treated for minor injuries.

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