In honor of a hero

MHCC sets up a scholarship fund for EMTs

The loss of Tyeler Harris had a huge impact on not only Carbon County, but across the country. Harris was killed when he was struck by a semi while responding to a crash on Interstate 80 on December 21, 2022.

The Memorial Hospital of Carbon County (MHCC) has started a scholarship program to honor Harris’ memory. According to the MHCC website, two scholarships will be offered annually in the amount of $500.00 each.

There are options available for first responders who wish to earn their EMT-Basic, Advanced or Intermediate certifications. It is a one-time award.

Applications can be submitted at a...


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