BUTLER (KDKA) — A 13-year-old boy jumped from an out-of-control vehicle Thanksgiving morning when his father suffered an apparent heroin overdose in Butler.
The Butler Eagle reports the 34-year-old man was driving a 2010 Ford Focus on Hansen Avenue about 10:30 a.m. Thursday when he became unconscious.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny County Reports 534 New Cases, 4 Additional Deaths
The vehicle drifted into a parking lot and the driver’s son jumped from the back seat. Seconds later the vehicle barreled through shrubbery before slamming into the curb in front of an Arby’s.COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Reports 5,766 New Cases, 113 More Deaths
Narcan was used to revive the man, who then refused further treatment.
Authorities were concerned for the shaken-up teen who witnessed the incident.MORE NEWS: FBI Investigates Slew Of Threats At Pittsburgh-Area School Districts
“It was sad to see a 13-year-old go through that. I feel bad for him. He was cordial and very polite,” said Capt. Tom Fair of the Butler Fire Department.