Excerpt: Lucas Vetter walked into the Howell Area Fire Department in October 2018. Less than a year and $32,000 later, all four of the department’s stations have life-saving CPR devices because of the 9-year-old.
“I always like to help out people,” Lucas told The Detroit News ahead of presenting a second LUCAS (the brand name of the device) chest compression system to the Fire Department recently. “I thought this was a way to help out people. That’s where my dream started.”