11-year-old Richland boy saves mother's life with CPR

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RICHLAND, Wash. - An 11-year-old boy saved his mother’s life by giving her CPR, police said. 

The Tri-City Herald reported the boy came home from school Friday and found his mother unconscious.

After calling 911, he started performing CPR on his mother as the dispatcher was giving him instructions.

Police responded to the home and took over CPR until medics arrived. 

Medics got a pulse on the mother and took her to Kadlec Regional Medical Center.