TATAMAGOUCHE – A North Colchester High School student will be honoured on Friday for preforming life-saving first aid.
Garett Nickelo, a teacher at North Colchester High School in Tatamagouche, is grateful that Grade 11 student Maggie Langille knows first aid. Nickelo recently choked on his dinner at the school and Langille came to his rescue by successfully administering the Heimlich maneouvre. File Photo
Maggie Langille will be recognized by the Chignecto-Central Regional School Board and the Red Cross during a ceremony at her school at 12:30 p.m.
During a recent lunch break at school, Langille came to the aid of one of her teachers, Garett Nickelo, who was choking. The Grade 11 student successfully administered the Heimlich Maneuver potentially saving his life.