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BMS sixth grader took heroic action in Pa. Turnpike crash

Posted on: February 24, 2020
BMS sixth grader is interviewed by Ch. 12 for helping at Penn. bus crash.

Tariel Koberidze helped rescue workers at Penn. bus crash.

Tariel Koberidze was on a bus headed home to Cincinnati from New York City when the bus was involved in a terrible accident. Five people were killed and 60 were injured. Tariel was one of the first to call 911, then stayed on the phone nearly an hour with a police dispatcher to help rescue workers find the scene and prepare for what they'd encounter. Watch Ch. 12's coverage of Tariel's story: https://local12.com/news/local/bridgetown-student-called-hero-for-calling-911-after-fatal-pennsylvania-turnpike-crash-cincinnati       

Oak Hills Local Schools is very proud of you, Tariel, and grateful that you're safe.