Nebraskan receives national Carnegie Medal for saving kids trapped on burning school bus
In this September 2013 photo, the crash site southeast of Blue Hill, Neb., is still decorated with notes, flowers and markers a year after the accident that killed four people.
Posted: Saturday, December 21, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — When interviewed more than a year ago about saving children trapped in a burning school bus, Nebraskan Phil Petr said anyone would have helped those kids.
When interviewed Friday about winning the Carnegie Medal for his act of heroism, the Blue Hill man hadn't changed his story.
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Saturday, December 21, 2013 12:00 am.