May 11, 2016

Sean Kehren, Elissa and Josh Schnell - Good Samaritans in Minnesota

On May 8, 2016, Sean Kehren, was driving on a state highway near Sandstone in Pine County, Minnesota. 

Sandstone is about 90 miles north of Minneapolis. 

Sean Kehren (L); Elissa and Josh Schnell (R)
Sean noticed that an SUV, a couple of vehicles ahead of him, was wavering on the roadway and drifting towards the ditch at a high rate of speed. 

The vehicle, driven by a 67 year old woman, hit a tree. 

Sean and the occupants of the vehicle in front of him, Elissa and Josh Schnell, immediately pulled over to help at the scene of the accident.  

The SUV started on fire. Sean and Elissa and Josh Schnell managed to drag the
The Good Samaritan comes to the
aid of strangers in distress.
woman out of the intense flames which melted the vehicles tires.

Sean spoke to the woman, Marie Hupalo from Thunder Bay, Canada, who thanked him and God for helping her. She was flown to a hospital in Minneapolis. She was in serious condition at the time of this posting. 

Sean Kehren is a student at Gustavus Adolphus College, a Lutheran liberal arts college in St. Peter, Minnesota.

Elissa and Josh Schnell are from Fridley, Minnesota. 

Sean, Elissa and Josh all said that they did what anyone would do to help someone in danger. 

God bless Sean Kehren and Elissa and Josh Schnell. Amen.

The Good Samaritans are the everyday heroes of the modern era. 

Pray for Marie Hupalo. Pray for her recovery.

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