BRUNSWICK, Ohio — The Brunswick Police Department held a drive-thru event to distribute helmets to children in need of one on Sunday.
Police partnered with the Medina County Health Department to give away helmets to children through a grant provided by the Ohio chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Children from Brunswick, Brunswick Hills and Hinkley communities were eligible to receive a new helmet.
"If we have extra supplies left over we'll certainly bring these life-saving items to these [future] events and continue to distribute them even beyond our bicycle safety awareness month," said Community Engagement Officer Brian Mummert.
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