Teens hailed as ‘superheroes’ for surprising autistic boy with birthday skateboarding lessons

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By 1010 WINS

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A group of New Jersey teenagers made an autistic boy's 5th birthday extra special.

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Carter Braconi was playing on his scooter at a skate park when a group of older kids showed up.

“Carter kind of said, ‘Oh no,’ and he thought he was going to have to leave because, you know, he’s little,” his mother Kristen Braconi told CBS2.