Senator Skelos Honors Heroic Lynbrook Firefighters for Saving the Life of 18-Month-Old Toddler

Dean G. Skelos

September 09, 2012

Senator Skelos recently met with Lynbrook Fire Chief Anthony DeCarlo and Firefighter Josh Parsons of the Lynbrook Fire Department to present them with legislative proclamations honoring them for their selfless acts of heroism in helping to save the life one of Lynbrook’s youngest residents.

On April 11th, Chief Anthony DeCarlo and firefighter Josh Parsons reverted to their quick thinking and decisiveness and saved the life of an 18-month-old toddler. The baby had difficulty breathing while visiting his grandmother’s house in Lynbrook. Both Fireman were first on the scene and transported the toddler to South Nassau Community Hospital in DeCarlo’s vehicle.