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Springfield boy cleans up neighbors trash

Colby Merchant helped pick up dozens of trash cans that had blown over.

Posted: Thu Mar 08 17:49:19 PST 2018
Updated: Thu Mar 08 17:49:19 PST 2018

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how he jumped break take at look at this -- when the wind battered trash bins around his community, 8- year-old colby merchant came to the rescue! he was riding in the car with his mom today in springfield -- when he noticed the wind had blown over dozens of garbage and recycling bins in the thurston area, scattering trash everywhere. he told his mom to stop the car, got out and helped pick up 40 garbage bins. he also picked up garbage from neighbors' yards. colby marchant says "there was trash everywhere and i wanted to pick some of it up to where it wasn't all over to where there weren't too many people who when they came home from work and they are really tired out, they don't have to pick so much up, it's already all cleaned up" trt 19 his mom says she's glad her son is so eager
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