10-Year-Old Saves His Mother’s Life


10-year-old Zander Betts from Atlanta, Georgia is being hailed as a hero after calling 911 when he noticed his mother having a seizure.

His mother, Karen Betts, is epileptic. When the boy saw his mother showing symptoms of a seizure, he called 911 and told the dispatcher what was happening to his mother and where emergency crews could find their house.

Last August, Betts’ mother was hospitalized for 9 days after suffering a seizure. Now, due to Zander’s quick actions she was released from the emergency room after only a few hours.

Atlanta Mayor Johnny Crist recognized Zander for his life-saving actions and gave him a special lapel pin during a city council meeting.

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