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Monroe man honored for saving his kids after bomb

Erik Chappell will be named an "Everyday Hero" by the Red Cross on Thursday.  (Source: Lyden, Liebenthal & Chappell LTD law firm ) Erik Chappell will be named an "Everyday Hero" by the Red Cross on Thursday. (Source: Lyden, Liebenthal & Chappell LTD law firm )

MONROE COUNTY, MI (WTOL) - Erik Chappell will be named an "Everyday Hero" by the Red Cross on Thursday.

The Monroe County lawyer saved his children from their burning car. He was driving with his two sons last September when the bomb went off.

Investigators say, even though he was hurt, he stayed calm and helped his children. They say his actions likely saved their lives.

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