Herkimer County resident recognized for life-saving assistance at 2018 crash scene

A Danube resident was honored this week for putting his life on the line to save a Yorkville woman whose vehicle drove off State Route 5S, striking a mailbox and overturning several times.

The operator of the vehicle, Melissa M. Knudsen, 40, of Yorkville, was trapped inside. A nearby neighbor, Jason Ploss, heard the […]