(CNN) – An 8-year-old boy was killed in a mobile-home fire in upstate New York early Monday while attempting to rescue a disabled relative inside, according to authorities. Tyler J. Doohan, of East Rochester, was staying at the home of relatives in the nearby town of Penfield on Sunday night when he noticed a fire in the single-wide trailer, said Penfield Fire Chief Chris Ebmeyer.
(If you want to know what a real hero looks like this young man is every bit the word. Our world always needs more heroic actions like this)
8-year-old boy rescues 6 relatives from fire, dies trying to save 7th – CNN.com