Town honors Syosset firefighters for saving senior

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino, Town Councilman Lou Imbroto, Receiver of Taxes James Stefanich, Ex-Chief Robert Kaplan, Town Councilman Tom Hand, Captain William Sauberman, Town Councilwoman Michele Johnson, Town Councilman Anthony Macagnone, Town Councilwoman Rebecca Alesia, 3rd Assistant Chief Pete Silver, Town Clerk James Altadonna, Jr., Town Councilman Joseph Muscarella, and Firefighter Josh Kerr

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino, Town Councilman Lou Imbroto, Receiver of Taxes James Stefanich, Ex-Chief Robert Kaplan, Town Councilman Tom Hand, Captain William Sauberman, Town Councilwoman Michele Johnson, Town Councilman Anthony Macagnone, Town Councilwoman Rebecca Alesia, 3rd Assistant Chief Pete Silver, Town Clerk James Altadonna, Jr., Town Councilman Joseph Muscarella, and Firefighter Josh Kerr

The Oyster Bay Town Board recently recognized the poise and skill firefighters Robert Kaplan, William Sauberman, and Josh Kerr displayed in rescuing a Town resident in crisis.

On the afternoon of Sunday, January 6th, Captain Sauberman and Ex-Chief Kaplan, both of Southside Engine Company 5 and Firefighter Kerr of Woodbury Engine Company 3 acted swiftly and courageously when responding to an automatic carbon monoxide detector activation at an apartment complex in Woodbury.

As a direct result of their quick thinking and immediate actions, a senior citizen in distress was saved from a fire that had broken out in the apartment. Supervisor Saladino and the Town Board recognized and commended Captain William Sauberman, Ex-Chief Robert Kaplan and Firefighter Josh Kerr for demonstrating an ability to act quickly, bravely and skillfully when fellow citizens are in need.

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