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Celebrities turned real-life heroes

POSTED: 11:58 AM Jan 20 2012   UPDATED: 11:17 AM May 21 2015

Rapper Layzie Bone of Bone Thugs-n-Harmony fame is the latest in a long list of celebrities who have acted heroically outside the spotlight. Here are some of the other celebrity turned real-life heroes.

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Rapper Layzie Bone of Bone Thugs-n-Harmony fame, whose real name is Steven Howse, was reportedly traveling through Wyoming in early May 2015 on his way to a concert when he and his crew noticed a car being driven erratically before spinning out. After the rapper stopped to check on the driver, he and others found his disoriented, apparently as a result of a diabetic incident. He and other passers-by helped the man and fed him some fruit to help stabilize his blood sugar until an EMS crew arrived at the scene. The rapper posted a picture on his Instagram account after the incident.

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