MT. PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - A Mt. Pleasant police officer who saved the life of man who had stopped breathing has been named the Town Employee of the Month.
Pfc. Hannah Howard was awarded Town Employee of the Month by Mt. Pleasant Town Council on June 9.
According to a release, Pfc. Howard responded to a call on May 5 regarding a man that had collapsed and stopped breathing.
After checking that the man had no pulse, Howard performed CPR until EMS crews arrived on the scene.
Officials say her quick actions helped save the man's life, as he was able to regain consciousness before being transported to a local hospital.