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Elderly Woman Rescued 

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wo central maine teens are being hailed as heroes…police say they saved an elderly woman’s life.

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16-year-old

t happened early Friday morning in Winslow.Luke Vashon of Vassalboro and 18-year-old Caleb Byron of Benton were delivering newspapers around 4:30 am when they spotted a woman lying in a snowbank, wearing only jeans and a thin shirt.

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he teens called police, who then took the 83-year-old woman to the hospital.

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t turns out the woman’s body temperature had dropped to a dangerous 85 degrees from the cold, and police say she could have died if she’d been outside for even another hour.

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he woman’s name has not been released, but police say she’s expected to make a full recovery.