Long Island lifeguard honored for 50 years on the job

Posted at 9:16 PM, Aug 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-04 21:17:30-04

A Long Island lifeguard was honored Friday by the town of Oyster Bay for his 50 years of service.

John McGovern has sat in the lifeguard chair at Tobay Beach since 1967 and has made more than 1,000 rescues in his career.