Lifesaving award nominations due

DES MOINES -- The Iowa Department of Public Safety is accepting nominations for the Governor?s Lifesaving Awards until Sunday.

The awards are presented to ordinary citizens who take extraordinary lifesaving measures to save a fellow citizen.

Visit the Department of Public Safety?s website to find instructions and the nomination form.

The Governor?s Lifesaving Awards are presented each year at the Iowa State Fair. Award recipients are honored by Iowa?s governor, lieutenant governor, and leadership of the Department of Public Safety and its Iowa State Patrol Division.