Courtesy Patrol driver moonlights as pro wrestler

By Stephen Baldwin, ReaWV Last week, we shared the incredible story of the Courtesy Patrol driver who encountered a bridge jumper on the New River Gorge Bridge. Richie Acevedo called 911, and five deputies who responded immediately were able to save the jumper’s life.  “I’m really grateful this guy’s life was saved by the deputies […]

Courtesy Patrol encounters bridge jumper, deputies save man’s life

By Stephen Baldwin, RealWV Richie Acevedo works the night shift for the West Virginia Courtesy Patrol. He covers a 35-mile section of Route 19, which includes the famous New River Gorge Bridge. Most nights, Richie’s job involves removing animals from the road and assisting travelers with car trouble. But one morning before dawn two weeks […]