City Recognizes Johnny Workman and James DeMaria for Heroism and Bravery

By Local News | November 03, 2017
Clarksburg City Council along with Fire Chief Rick Scott recognized Public Work's Assistant Superintendent Johnny Workman and Foreman James DeMaria for their act of bravery on October 12, 2017 in the North View section of town.
 
Mr. Workman and Mr. DeMaria were in the vicinity to investigate a public works issue and noticed smoke coming from the rear of a structure. Upon noticing, they immediately notified the homeowner as well as contacted 911 to dispatch the Fire Department.
 
Their actions did not stop there. Mr. DeMaria proceeded to evacuate the elderly homeowner to safety while Mr. Workman grabbed a hose from the neighboring house and proceeded to contain the fire.
 
The city administration, the city council and the Fire Department thanked the two for going above and beyond duty for our community.

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