The story of a local man whose last act saved someone’s life

A widow shares her husband's heroic act

A Livonia man’s last moments in life were saving somebody else’s life.

“He’s still in here shooting people. Hurry up, I think I’m going to die.”

Decades after the deadly Royal Oak Post Office shooting that rocked Metro Detroit, we’ll have the story of a hero that’s never been told.

We’ll share how his widow reveals, in all tragedies, there can be a message of hope.

“I always remind my children that their dad was a hero.”

The heartbreaking and inspirational story -- Thursday at 5 p.m. on Local 4 News.