Police and Fire Departments Participate and Jackson's Hero Parade Kings Park.
By JOHN WALTHERS, Senior Correspondent | June 06, 2020 | NEW YORK
Story No. 060620103
Photo by John Walthers- Suffolk Fire PhotosYoung Jackson gets to use the fire hose during his Hero Parade in Kings Park NY on May 31st.
Photo by John Walthers- Suffolk Fire PhotosEast Islip NY Engine comes down the road during the hero parade.
Photo by John Walthers- Suffolk Fire PhotosKings Park Engine 4-1-1
Photo by John Walthers- Suffolk Fire PhotosMarshal and a Pirate stopped by Jackson's Hero Parade.
Photo by John Walthers- Suffolk Fire Photos
Photo by John Walthers- Suffolk Fire PhotosA sign across from Jacksons home thanks the Nassau County Sheriffs .
Kings Park NY- On Sunday Afternoon May 31st the Nassau Sheriffs Department was Joined by numerous organizations to hold a hero parade for young Jackson. The parade at Kings park high school and went past the families home. Some of the organizations participating were Nassau Sheriffs Department, Suffolk County Sheriffs Department and Suffolk Police Department and the NYPD Transit K-9 representing Law Enforcement. Fire Departments that came out included: Kings Park , East Islip, West Hempstead and Syosset FD’s. The Were joined by other community members, friends and Family as well as some special friends Spiderman, Homer Simpson, A pirate and Marshall of Paw Patrol courtesy of the Long Island Hero Squad ( LIHS). Each child was also able to get ices courtesy of Kona Ice and their Partnership with LIHS.
The West Hempstead Fire Department also came back around and allowed some kids the chance to try out one of their hoses. A great time was had by Jackson for his big day.
This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.