Modesto firefighters responding to an elderly man who suffered a heart attack while mowing his lawn Wednesday afternoon took an extra step to help the man's family.
Unfortunately, the 89-year-man did not survive. While Modesto police were helping the grieving family, three of the firefighters finished the victim's yardwork, police spokesperson Heather Graves said.
This was at Scenic and McGuire drives.
Modesto Fire Chief Sean Slamon offered this statement: