A sign from above the highway

Walter Bruckner may have had a different story if it wasn’t for his instinct and a very big sign.

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  1. Thank you for sharing your inspirational story Walter!

  2. Lynn Hutley

    So glad that he is around to share his story with us. We can all be stubborn but if you think you might be having a heart attack, it’s very important to call 9-1-1.

  3. This video gives me goosebumps! Thank goodness he listened to his “signs.”

  4. Wow. What an amazing story. Thank you for sharing – I’ll be sharing it with my friends and family.

  5. we wish you well from NH

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