London Bridge attack: Skateboard hero receives bravery award

A skateboarder who died trying to help a woman who was stabbed during the London Bridge attack has been honoured with a posthumous bravery award.

A skateboarder who died trying to help a woman who was stabbed during the London Bridge attack has been honoured with a posthumous bravery award.

Spanish national Ignacio Echeverría, 39, used his skateboard to try and and hit one of the terrorists who killed eight people on 3 June last year.

His parents were presented with the George Medal at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace on Thursday.

Two police officers also received the same award for their actions.

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source: BBC

2018-10-11 15:23
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