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Heroes Highlights

Just getting out of bed and jumping in a tow truck to rescue someone on the side of the road makes you a hero, but there are some that go above and beyond the call of duty. These are the stories of everyday heroes who do extraordinary things.

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Kyle Evans of Fullers Towing

HERO tow operator Kyle Evans is our first inductee to our Heroes Highlights!!

By Sean Cauthen on Friday November 12, 2010 7:00 PM

Today I had the distinct honor of informing veteran tow operator Kyle Evans of Fullers Towing in Canton, Texas that he would be our first inductee to our Heroes Highlights section. Being that this was to be our first article in this section, we wanted to start it off with an excellent example of someone going far above and beyond the call of duty.

It was Friday, May 28, 2010, the start of Memorial Day weekend, and Kyle Evans was doing a heavy-duty recovery along Interstate 20 near Terrell, Texas with his 65-ton rotator when his whole life, and the lives of the Greene family, changed forever.

Kyle Evans said "I heard brakes lock up and I looked across the interstate." What he saw was a tragic event unfolding in front of his eyes as an 18-wheeler struck the SUV that contained Wyndell Greene, his wife Lakeysha and their two young children. Within a moments time, the crash was over and the SUV had erupted in flames with the young family trapped inside.

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