Brought Back from the Brink of Death
Tim Schwering, the Spokane Police Officer featured in the magazine when he rescued Kim Novack from a vehicle on fire. The 2012 Chevy Malibu she was driving slid on a patch of ice on the road shutting down the engine and the lights all of a sudden. When she could not get back to the car. However, the electrical system of the game was not able to open the power locks. She was stuck inside the roof and got filled with smoke.
Officer Schwering showed up for her rescue. Without a care for his own life, he bravely approached the burning car and he began breaking up the passenger side window. He was able to finally smash the window down and he pulled out of the window. “He’s an amazing person” says one of the women who work with Schwering. “He’s a perfect gentleman just as he is a wonderful family man. He’s truly a hero. Everyone who has ever worked with Schwering is not surprised that he has his own life at stake just to save someone.