15-year-old honored for bravery after saving young sisters, dog from house fire

Haylee Laur got her two young sisters and her family’s dog out of the burning home, then trudged through the snow to get to a neighbor’s house.

CHEHALIS, Wash. — A teenager from Lewis County, Wash. was given an award for bravery, after she got her 3-year-old and 4-year-old sisters and the family dog out of their burning home, braving the flames to save lives.  

Haylee Laur, 15, made the heroic rescues Dec. 27. Their home in Winlock was destroyed, but Laur saved multiple lives that day.

With her parents away, Haylee was babysitting when she smelled smoke.

“I ran back

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