Townsend man hailed in river rescue try

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After watching the car in front of him smash into a guardrail, go airborne and land upside down in a stream while driving on Route 13 in Brookline last Friday, Ben Willette, of Townsend, heroically plunged into ... Full Story
Erika

Cambridge, MA

#1 Dec 19, 2007
We need more of you in the world Mr. Willette
Lowell Resident

Stoneham, MA

#2 Dec 19, 2007
It is amazing how some one could just jump to the rescue for some one they don't know. That is very heroic and I have always hoped that if I saw some one in need of help that I could do it too. Ben Willette, you are an amazing person, and everyone else who stops to help a stranger.
MARY LIZ LOWELL MA

Lewiston, ME

#3 Dec 19, 2007
THANK YOU!!!
THERE IS NOTHING WRONG HELPING OUT SOMEONE IN NEED OF HELP.EVEN IF THEY ARE STRANGERS.YOU JUST HAVE TO BE CAREFUL.!!!
MERRY XMAS!!!
Mrs Gogo

AOL

#4 Dec 19, 2007
I agree with everyone else, we need more people like Mr.Willette, God bless you sir!
KathieM MAINE

Lewiston, ME

#5 Dec 20, 2007
BEN WILLETTE:
You should be very proud of yourself,if there only more people out there like you the world would be much happier place.
If there is any type of
"REWARD"
to be giving out. IN MY EYES
"YOU SHOULD BE ON TOP OF THE LIST" YOU ARE ONE BRAVE MAN,
OR
SHOULD I SAY HERO:

GOD BLESS YOU ALWAYS:
YOU HAVE A WONDERFUL
MERRY CHRISTMAS!!
KathieM MAINE

Lewiston, ME

#6 Dec 20, 2007
MANY THANKS !!!
TO THE OTHER PASSERBY FOR YOUR HELPING HAND.WITH BEN WILLETTE,AND
FOR TAKING THE TIME TO HELP OUT SOMEONE IN VERY MUCH NEED OF YOUR HELP. "MAY GOD BLESS YOU ALWAYS"
WOULD LIKE TO::
WISH YOU A "VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS"
AND
"MAY ALL GOOD THINGS COME YOUR WAY!!

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