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Child who died outside hockey game received CPR

An 11-year old boy was given CPR after he collapsed and died outside a junior hockey game. A Vancouver Island family is looking for answers after their son died. Tragedy at hockey game Caleb Kroffat, 11-years old, died suddenly while attending the Cowichan Capitals junior hockey game with family. Renee Kroffat, the boy’s mother stated […]

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Students save school bus driver and provided with first aid

A group of students from St Mary Catholic Secondary School was announced as heroes for bringing the school bus to stop and provided initial first aid on the driver after he collapsed from medical distress. Saving a life The incident happened on a Monday morning, the school bus was full of students that are returning […]

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Saving someone’s life using an AED

Saving someone’s life with the use of an AED or automated external defibrillator is becoming more available in the public places in the Prince Edward Island. According to Chris Landry of Island First Aid Services, he wants the people in the island to know that these defibrillators are easy to use. Some citizens of the […]

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1 dead, 1 in hospital and 4 returned to jail due to overdose

One inmate is dead and another one in the hospital due to a suspected overdose at the Maplehurst Correctional Complex in Milton, Ontario. Another four inmates were returned to the jail also due to overdoses that happened in one cell block. Dangers of overdose The ministry of the solicitor general of Ontario is investigating a […]

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Preschooler who was found unconscious given CPR

A preschooler who was found unconscious received CPR. The police are investigating after a toddler was found unconscious in a backyard swimming pool during a Sunday afternoon birthday party in the Outaouais municipality of Val-des-Monts, northeast of Gatineau. Unforeseen ordeal The three-year old was in critical but stable condition in the Children’s Hospital of Eastern […]

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Man involved in drowning incident received CPR

A man involved in a drowning incident was given CPR. The police are investigating the drowning of a 21-year old Montreal man whose lifeless body was pulled from the water at a beach and outdoor club in the Laurentians. Drowning ordeal The investigators with the Deux-Montagnes police department stayed at Beachclub in Pointe-Calumet where they […]

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Dirt-bike accident claims a life

A 32-year old Cochrane man involving in a dirt-bike accident given CPR. Sadly, the man died near Sundre. Unforeseen tragedy Justin Francis died after family members found the injured man and rushed him to meet his first responders. Justin had been on a camping trip with family and friends when he took the dirt-bike ride. […]

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Good Samaritan saves unresponsive baby with CPR

An unresponsive baby was saved by a Good Samaritan with CPR. An Island couple stated that they have a helpful Good Samaritan to thank for the life of their baby after an ordeal. Saving a life Cody McEachern and his girlfriend Corinne McQuillan were driving home from shopping when McEachern started to hear unusual noises […]

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