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Paula Drake, Fords, NJ

Fords, NJ, Letter Carrier Paula Drake
Fords, NJ, Letter Carrier Paula Drake

Letter Carrier Paula Drake was worried when she recently noticed mail piling up at a customer’s home in Fords, NJ.

Drake looked through a window and spotted the resident unconscious on the floor.

She immediately called 911 and remained on the scene until emergency responders arrived and took the customer to a hospital.

In recognition of her efforts, Drake later joined a group of civic-minded Postal Service employees from the New York area who helped ring the closing bell at the Nasdaq stock exchange.

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