7-year-old girl honored for calling 911, getting help for mom

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A young girl was honored for her quick thinking and quick dialing to 911.

7-year-old Lila Pearson was awarded the kid hero award Tuesday night at the Charleston County Council meeting.

Lila called 911 when her mother passed out.

Thankfully, her mom was okay.

The 911 operator and the medical staff who responded to the scene were also honored.

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