LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The mother of a security guard who was killed on 1 October says her son gladly gave up his life to save others.
Erick Silva was working during the Route 91 Harvest Festival on Oct. 1, 2017.
He put himself in harm's way and directed thousands of people to safety.
Silva's mom attended a ceremony for Spanish speakers yesterday. She says her son always put others first.
Silva's mom says she finds peace in knowing her son died doing what he loved the most - helping others.