A Secret Santa surprised an East Idaho nurse with a car outside the hospital she works at on Thursday.
Kristie Wood has worked at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in the Women and Infants unit as a nurse since 1997, East Idaho News reported.
She is supporting four children through college, including one who recently graduated as a registered nurse, following in her mother’s footsteps.
But Wood had two vehicles that were constantly breaking down — a 1992 Buick and a 2000 Mercury. Wood left for work 40 minutes early each day to make sure her car will make it to work without breaking down.
Wood “only had to walk to work once this summer” and considered that a positive thing.
“I make people sign waivers before they get in my cars,” she said jokingly to Nate Eaton, the news director of East Idaho News.
Wood was recently asked why she