Franklin Regional School- Murrysville, PA

Bravery and quick decisions saved countless lives during the stabbing at Franklin Regional School. First, Nate Scimio pulled the fire alarm which caused everyone to evacuate the building. Evacuation was the best option for avoiding danger during that specific situation in the school. Additionally, the assistant principal and school resource officer bravely apprehended the suspect and were able to get his weapons away from him. There were also reports of a woman who put pressure on a victim’s wounds, potentially saving the victim’s life. Despite the tragedy that occurred in Franklin Regional School, people were able to survive because of this quick thinking. Read more