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Harrington Park Officer Honored For Saving Boy From Croup Attack

Harrington Park Mayor Paul Hoelscher, patrolman James LaVigna and the 10-year-old boy who he saved in December.
Harrington Park Mayor Paul Hoelscher, patrolman James LaVigna and the 10-year-old boy who he saved in December. Photo Credit: Harrington Park Police

HARRINGTON PARK, N.J. — Harrington Park Patrolman James LaVigna was recently honored for saving a 10-year-old boy who was suffering from a croup attack.

Last December, LaVigna passed the family in their vehicle — already en route to the hospital — following a 9-1-1 call, authorities said.

LaVigna administered oxygen once both parties stopped their cars, and drove him and his mother to Hackensack University Medical Center at Pascack Valley.

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