His colleagues were able to revive him when he called mayday after he fell through the first floor and went into cardiac arrest
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NASSAU COUNTY, N.Y. — A firefighter was hospitalized after falling through a compromised floor while battling a fire Friday morning.
7online reported that the fire broke out in the basement ...
The Citizens' Voice
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — Vincent Marcario was resting in bed at his home in Kingston, looking forward to the Thanksgiving feast he had stayed up late preparing with ...
AUGUSTA, Ga. — It was a battle against time the day Josey High School student Recardell Sheppard collapsed in the school gym. Tonight, we know how things unfolded minute by minute.
The video establishes a timeline after a high school student collapsed in the gym, outlining what EMS did to try to save him
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — A 21-year-old pre-med student was eating lunch when he heard a commotion outside the Hurricane Grill & Wings. He ran outside and saw a silver ...
WASHINGTON — Fear of police, language barriers, lack of knowledge of cardiac arrest symptoms and financial concerns prevent Latinos – particularly those of lower socioeconomic status ...
The Honolulu Star-Advertiser
KAUAI, Hawaii — A 69-year-old Utah man apparently drowned in waters off Anini Beach on Kauai over the weekend.
The man's identity has yet to be released.
By Anthony Clark Carpio
Huntington Beach Independent
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. — A La Mirada man found off the coast of Huntington Beach was pronounced dead at a hospital Friday.
LONDON — A new London Ambulance Service initiative to place defibrillators around the city has resulted in 10 lives saved so far.
In the six months since the “Shockingly Easy” ...
NEWFOUNDLAND, Canada — Patrick O’Brien, a paramedic and goalie for the Kelly Ford Gander Flyers, was called out of the locker room by his coach for a fan that had collapsed in the ...
His roommates began early CPR and although EMTs suspected he would have significant brain damage, he was showing normal responses after two days
NEWFOUNDLAND, Canada — Gander Flyers goalie Patrick O’Brien, who also works as a paramedic, revived a fan who went into cardiac arrest before Sunday’s game against the Corner ...
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