Glendale Fire Department Firefighter Kyle Knight Glendale Police Officer Ty Nowatzki

Glendale Fire Department Firefighter Kyle Knight, left, and Glendale Police Officer Ty Nowatzki received the Life Safety Award.

In two words: Great save.

Glendale presented the Life Safety Award to Glendale Police Officer Ty Nowatzki and Glendale Fire Department Firefighter Kyle Knight on Nov. 19 at  Glendale Regional Public Safety Center.

The city honored Nowatzki and Knight for saving victims from a 6033 W. Bethany Home Road apartment fire on Sept. 7, 2019, at 2:46 a.m.  

Working together, the officer and firefighter saved David Inabnitt and William Inabnitt from the blazing building.

After the rescue, Nowatzki evacuated adjacent apartments as Knight battled the blaze.