After a long day of school, it’s not uncommon to find kids teasing each other on the bus ride home. School bus drivers have an important job to get kids home safely and also make sure they don’t get out of line and injure themselves or others.
Oklahoma school bus driver Ginger Maxville often has kids playing pranks; however, after one child refused to sit after repeatedly telling him to sit down, she knew something was wrong. His sister that was sitting next to him started yelling that he was choking on a penny.
The bus driver quickly stopped the bus on the side of the road and performed the Heimlich maneuver. Within seconds, they penny dislodged from the little boy’s throat all thanks to the quick actions of this amazing bus driver.
Watch this bus driver saving a 5-year-old boy’s life after choking on a penny…
Learning first aid at a young age is an important skill that lasts a lifetime. It is one of those things you wish you never need to perform but thankfully, she was prepared and stayed calm which helped save this 5-year-old boy’s life. Please share this bus driver helping a choking boy on a school bus with your friends and family.