Mail carrier helps elderly woman get AC during dangerous heat wave

KANSAS CITY, Mo (CNN Newsource) — Millions of people across the country are currently facing sweltering temperatures with the majority of the country in the middle of a dangerous — potentially record-breaking– heat wave.

Escaping to the AC isn’t just a nicety at this point — it can be a safety issue.

But for one woman in Kansas City, it wasn’t an option — until her mail carrier stepped in.

Lovie Weekly got a special delivery she’ll never forget.

Christy Zahnter is a mail carrier who has been delivering for about three weeks. Zahnter came across Weekly during her normal mailing route.

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