La'Darious Wylie, 11, Dies A Hero, Saves Sister's Life In Bus Stop Hit-And-Run
Huffington Post - over 2 years
WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee In what can only be described as an act of selfless courage and brotherly love, a young South Carolina boy is credited with heroically sacrificing his life to save his little sister. La'Darious Wylie, age 11, was critically injured on Oct. 27, when he pushed his 7-year-old sister, Sha'Vonta Wylie, out of the path of an oncoming vehicle that allegedly veered toward the children at a school bus stop in Chester, a small rural city located about 60 miles north of Columbia. "We do consider him a hero," MaKeesharia Tobias, of the City of Chester Police Department, told The Huffington Post on Thursday. "To find out that was something heroic he did to save others is amazing to us." La'Darious' cousin, Kimberly Robinson, told HuffPost in a phone interview that witnesses at the scene saw the car careening toward the children and the split second decision of bravery by La'Darious. "His little sister was standing at the bus stop when t...
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