1,000,000 + Attorneys and Legal Staff - Legal employers hire more people on LawCrossing than any other site.
Man Who Comes Out to Parents is Kicked Out of House and Disowned
Man Who Comes Out to Parents is Kicked Out of House and Disowned
Amish-Beard Cutting Not Included in Hate Crime Statute
Amish-Beard Cutting Not Included in Hate Crime Statute
Ashton Kutcher Tells Teens the Real Way to be Sexy
Ashton Kutcher Tells Teens the Real Way to be Sexy
Rhode Island Little League Coach Gives Amazing Post-Game Speech
Rhode Island Little League Coach Gives Amazing Post-Game Speech
Job Listings

Alabama Swimmer Dies Saving Girlfriend During Tornado Outbreak

John Servati, a swimmer at the University of Alabama, is being hailed a hero following his death during the recent tornado outbreak in the South. Servati did everything he could to save his girlfriend from a collapsing wall, according to WSFA.

The captain of the swim team, Phillip Deaton, said of Servati, “He had just a genuine heart. He cared about every one of his teammates.”

Servati died in the basement of a home in Tuscaloosa, Alabama on Monday night. He and his girlfriend were seeking shelter from the tornadoes when ran weakened a wall that then collapsed. He was pronounced dead at a hospital in Alabama.

What

 job title, keywords

Where

 city, state, zip



Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!


Another teammate of Servati’s, Anna Rae Gwarjanski, tweeted:

“John Servati died a hero. Held up a concrete wall long enough for his girlfriend to get out from under it before it collapsed again on him.”

The University of Alabama assistant coach of swimming and diving, James Barber, said, “He was someone that was almost larger than life with his personality, his perseverance as an athlete.”

Servati also worked as a big brother for the Big Brothers, Big Sisters of West Alabama.

“He lived for the team,” Lucas Smith, Servati’s high school swimming coach, said. “He loved the team. That’s what drove him. He loved the team.”

Alabama Swimmer Dies Saving Girlfriend During Tornado Outbreak by

Tagged: , , ,

Posted by on May 2, 2014. Filed under Breaking News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

 

 

Job of the Day
Medical Malpractice Defense Associate
USA-NY-White Plains

Our client is currently seeking a Defense Medical Malpractice Associate with the following: JD from an accredited law school Must be admitted to practice in the state of New York 2-...