Patrolman Rodney Bone will be honored at Gateway Christian Elementary School New Mexico on September 28, 2011 at 9:00 am.
As part of the ceremony for “Hero Day” at Gat student at the school, would like to honor Officer Bone. Officer Rodney Bone was one of the involving two semi-tractor trailer trucks, wherein the officer risked his two truck drivers from the burning wreckage. Officer Bone will be awarded The New Mexico State Police Medal of Valor, the highest award for bravery in New Mexico.
The American First Responder Institute of Herald and medics, which has been tracking this story, has also recognized Officer Rodney Bone as well as State Police Officer Christopher Stimpson driver trapped in the cab of the burning semi.