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Merrell sees peril

Hubbard, OH, Letter Carrier Marcus Merrell

Letter Carrier Marcus Merrell was recently delivering mail in Hubbard, OH, when he encountered a life-threatening emergency:

A customer’s shed was on fire and flames were spreading to the house on the property.

Merrell immediately called 911 and banged on the customer’s door to alert him to the danger.

With the Postal Service employee’s help, the man, his two small children and their dog reached safety.

Firefighters soon arrived to battle the blaze.

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