Ham radio operator dials help

Amateur radio operators came to the rescue for some accident victims who slid off the road in minus 1 degree temperatures.

While driving home from a shopping trip the Fowler family came across an accident. Luckily 12 year-old Jacob Fowler N0BMG, a member of the Colorado Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES), had his ham radio with him and his Dad Cody Fowler ND0A was able to use it to reach Amanda Alden K1DDN in Canon City and asked her to call for help.

Full story - http://www.chieftain.com/news/2094771-120/radio-fowler-ham-accident