WECT’s Colin Hackman recognized for saving man’s life at Firefighter Awards Ceremony

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - He forecasts the weather every morning on WECT, but Colin Hackman is more than an award-winning meteorologist -- he's a life-saver.

Hackman's heroism was recognized at the annual Wilmington Firefighter Awards Ceremony as he was reunited with the man he saved.

Hackman was running in a race in Pittsburgh when Tim Keefer collapsed. Keefer was having a heart attack, and Hackman performed CPR.

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