The Grounds Guys of North Eastern North Carolina in the Local Community

The Grounds Guys Care

Our Grounds Guys team is certainly newsworthy! In fact, in January 2017 our team came to the rescue in an emergency medical situation and were awarded by the Kitty Hawk Police Department for their heroism. Check out the press release below to read the full official account!

These brave men are exemplary members of their community and are perfect examples of The Grounds Guys company values. We are proud to be able to call this group of men Grounds Guys- and to call them friends.

Grounds Guys crew holding awards by the Kitty Hawk Police Department

Pictured, left to right: Sgt. Jeff Wiggins, David Coon, Jesse Zenil, Jerry Kesterson, Denys Jonathan, Brad Vuyovich, Chief Johnson

Press Release

On January 5, 2017 at approximately 7:30 am the Kitty Hawk Police Department was dispatched to a vehicle crash on West Kitty Hawk Road. Upon the officer’s arrival, he observed a vehicle in a ditch with severe front end damage and several males rendering medical aid to the male driver and only occupant.

The group of males on scene explained to the officer that they witnessed the crash and stopped to assist the male driver, who was having a medical emergency, at the time of the crash. The group of males gained entry into the vehicle by smashing out a window and unlocking the vehicle. They then removed the male from the vehicle and rendered aid till Medical Emergency Personnel arrived on scene.

Chief Joel C. Johnson wanted to express his gratitude for the actions, care and concern they displayed. The men were awarded the departments “Exceptional Citizen Award” for their actions.