Nov. 12, 2017, a medical call in Navarre for an unconscious man is received by 911 dispatchers. A person is unconscious and not breathing. Dispatch relays the call to Holley Navarre Fire District Station 41. The next piece of information tells the firefighters that the patient’s condition is rapidly declining. He is in cardiac arrest.
Lt. Shawn Laws, Engineer Earner Harris and Firefighter Matthew Couch were the responders on Engine 41. They arrived ahead of the ambulance, as is often the case. It was in these minutes that heroes were made.
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