BREAKING NEWS: Youngster helps save dad's life

2.01.08 – 11.15am: AN EIGHT-YEAR-OLD boy helped his dad out of a life-threatening situation while they were driving on the motorway.

2.01.07 - 11.15am: AN EIGHT-YEAR-OLD boy helped his dad out of a life-threatening situation while they were driving on the motorway.

The youngster, called Jago, directed an ambulance to the M5 after his father fell into a coma in their car on Friday.

Neil Stewart, of Cornwall, suffered a diabetic attack but managed to pull into a lay-by.

Jago rang his mother who called 999. The boy then used the car's satellite navigation to tell emergency services where they were near the Clevedon junction of the motorway.


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Mr Stewart was taken to Weston General Hospital by ambulance and released the following day.

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