Two LPD officers receive Carnegie medal for rescue

LEWISTON, ID - The heroic actions of two Lewiston police officers are honored by a prestigious medal.

Officer Dustin Hibbard and former Reserve Officer, Jason Ewing will each receive a Carnegie Hero Medal for rescuing a woman from a fire back in 2010. The medal is given to those who risk their lives to an extraordinary degree while saving or attempting to save the lives of others.

The medal is a bronze medallion three inches in diameter. The two officers should receive their medallions later this year.