A Copperwood family was having a backyard barbecue at their home near 59th Avenue and Cactus Road on August 5, when the near tragedy struck. A family friend supervising the pool literally turned their back for a second when their 2-year-old went under.
The toddler's 14-year-old sister, an Ironwwod High School student, started CPR, and her father took over as soon as he realized what was going on. Isabella (3rd Grade) and Kaitlin Holmes (5th Grade) are Copperwood's very own Super Heroes, assisted their father and big sister to help save their sibling. To read more about the story, click on the link above.