wo central maine teens are being hailed as heroes…police say they saved an elderly woman’s life.
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.
he teens called police, who then took the 83-year-old woman to the hospital.
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.
he woman’s name has not been released, but police say she’s expected to make a full recovery.