FAYETTE COUNTY (KDKA) — A 93-year-old toymaker is helping make sure hundreds of local kids are getting handmade toys for the holidays.
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Ed Higinbotham made 300 wooden trucks in his home workshop in Georges Township, Fayette County.READ MORE: Funeral Arrangements Made For Pittsburgh Police Sergeant Richard Howe
A state trooper picked the toys up on Thursday.
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“We know he makes these handmade,” state trooper Robert Broadwater said. “If you look at the bottom of the toy here, he dates them with his initials.”