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Teacher saves choking student

Leroy credits Andrews with saving his life. (Photo source: WLOX News) Leroy credits Andrews with saving his life. (Photo source: WLOX News)
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) -

A Biloxi sixth grader credits a teacher with saving his life.

Leroy Johnson, 13, was eating lunch in the cafeteria at Biloxi Jr. High when he choked on a nacho. Teacher Cynthia Andrews performed the Heimlich Maneuver on Leroy, dislodging the food.

Tonight on WLOX News Now, Trang Pham Bui will show you how the student thanked his lifesaver. 

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