Like many young children, Levi was enjoying his summer break from school by riding his bicycle when he fell off and suffered a punctured lung.

“I landed on the handlebars and they jabbed me between the ribs,” Levi said.

“I looked under his shirt, and immediately recognized that he needed to be quickly taken to the hospital,” added his mom, Kathleen.

Road construction and a bumpy ride had Kathleen concerned about a trip by ground ambulance. “But the doctor informed us that Levi would travel by helicopter, and we were very grateful.”

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