Playground at West Beach in Stamford built to honor Sandy Hook Elementary shooting victim Jesse Lewis

Work is underway on a playground to honor one of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting. The playground at West Beach in Stamford

Lewis is credited with saving at least six

Lewis is credited with saving at least six classmates by telling them to run when the shooter's gun jammed. (Credit: News 12 Conecticut)

STAMFORD - Work is underway on a playground to honor one of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting.

The playground at West Beach in Stamford will honor first-grade student Jesse Lewis.

Lewis is credited with saving at least six classmates by telling them to run when the shooter's gun jammed.

The playground is scheduled to open Sunday. It is one of 26 constructed in the tri-state area to honor each of the victims.

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