Fairfax County police will recognize the 35-year-old Centreville man, and his 3-year-old son, tonight with the "DMV Saved-By-the-Belt Award," according to a news release from the Fairfax County Police Department.
The public is invited to come hear their compelling story.
With proper use of the seat belt and child safety seat, the two avoided death despite extensive damage to the vehicle.
Seat belts save over 13,000 lives every year. Buckling up is the single most effective thing you can do to protect yourself in a crash.
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WHEN: Wednesday, May 14, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Sully District Station, 4900 Stonecroft Boulevard, Chantilly