Jul 18, 2013 at 7:39 am
The grand forks sheriff’s office has presented a manvel (nd) woman with an award for bravery for helping save the life of a 15-year old teen last may. Sheriff bob rost says Meghan marshall went beyond the usual means of assistance in helping to pull shyanne Anderson from the swollen turtle river. Marshal was behind Anderson when she saw her car go into the fast moving water. She was able to calm Anderson and pulled her out of the water.
six months pregnant at the time marshal says she hopes others would have done the same if they were in her position. Anderson doesn’t remember a lot about that night but is very thankful that marshal helped save her life. She says the two have remained in contact since the incident.
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