LETTER TO THE EDITOR Family Thanks Wilmington Police Fire As Kevin Burke

first_imgLeft to Right: Dave Bradbury, Bob Woods, Kevin Burke & Tom CeresLike Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email wilmingtonapple@gmail.com.Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… RelatedGoFundMe Page Set Up For Wilmington 21-Year-Old Severely Injured In AccidentIn “Community”POLICE LOG for August 2: Vehicle Damages Roadway; Police Called Over Suspicious BehaviorIn “Police Log”POLICE LOG for June 19: Fire Dept. Delayed By Train When Responding To Crash; Duck Flew Into House; Turtle Stuck In PoolIn “Police Log” Dear Editor,On Wednesday, May 30, after 74 days at both Mass General Hospital and Spaulding Rehab, our gentle giant, Kevin Burke, has returned home.On Saturday, March 17, Kevin suffered a traumatic brain injury due to an ATV accident. With the immediate response from the Wilmington Fire Department and Wilmington Police Department and their incredible level of care, they were able to stabilize Kevin and transport him quickly to Mass General where he was in ICU and endured many surgeries to stabilize his brain injury.Upon leaving ICU at MGH, he was transported to Spaulding and received Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy and continually amazed everyone that worked with him daily.Thanks to the level of care he received by the WFD/WPD, MGH Neuro Team and Spaulding, Kevin returned home to this incredible community Wednesday seated in the front of Engine 3 with some firefighters that saved his life that March afternoon.We will forever be thankful for their services and the tremendous job they did for Kevin back in March and the Welcome Home they gave him. A special THANK YOU to Bob Woods and Tom Ceres from the WFD and Dave Bradbury from WPD, you certainly made Kevin’s day!Sincerely,Nancy SullivanPhoto & Video of Kevin returning home with some of the first responders who saved his life:last_img

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