HOLMESBURG (WPVI) --A Philadelphia middle schooler got a big honor Thursday from Fire Commissioner Derrick Sawyer.
Abby McCaffrey, a sixth grader at J.H. Brown Elementary in Holmesburg, won the fire department's fire prevention essay contest.
She beat out other entries from students across the city.
Commissioner Sawyer paid a special visit to Abby's school to speak about the importance of fire safety, and to present her with the award in person.