Tow Op Reunites Dog With Family

By: , Tow Squad News.       Published on:       Subscribe in a reader


Warning: in_array() expects parameter 2 to be array, string given in /home/agencyha/domains/towsquad.net/wp-content/plugins/facebook-button-plugin/facebook-button-plugin.php on line 379

Owner Killed Helping Accident Victims

 

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Last week a towing operator in Pennsylvania was able to help reunite a grieving family with a family pet separated in tragedy.

On Dec. 26 on I-78, Richard Helms pulled to the side of the highway to help some motorists involved in a minor accident.  He was struck and killed by an SUV that lost control on the icy surface.

Tow Reunites Dog With Family

It’s a senseless pattern the towing industry is all too familiar with, innocent lives lost at roadside.

In Helms’ vehicle, his dog Rancid was discovered by Joe Krieble.  He’d been dispatched to retrieve the car from the accident scene.

Krieble, an animal lover, told WFMZ-News he could not bare turning the dog over to the local Human Society.  He decided to try and reunite Rancid with the victim’s family.  Krieble said he and the dog quickly developed a bond.

“He needed some love and attention instead of just being thrown into a crate of some place,” said Krieble.

Police allowed Krieble to take the animal home.  He has two dogs of his own, and knew he would want to be reconnected with them if separated.

Within two days he was able to reach the family and arrange a Friday reunion with Richard’s brother.

“Unfortunately, they lost a loved one. They’re not going to lose this one,” Krieble said.

__________________________________________

Want to share your own story?
Contact Us
or call 888-603-2599.

This towing news story is brought to you by Tow Squad Towing News

View All Suggest event/story

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

Cash Calls

CALLS = CA$H

Learn how our call center can earn you extra business and improve your ROI. Get calls 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

Industry Advisor

Industry Advisor

Looking to expand your business but don't know where to start? TOW SQUAD can help.

 
 
24/7 Immediate Response Towing & Roadside Assistance Call 855-869-7823!
Array
(
)

Array
(
)
::