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FREMONTâ€” Quick thinking and needed medical equipment helped save a personâ€™s life before Churubuscoâ€™s football game Friday night at Fremont.
Dave Crabill, a Whitley County media member and a long-time Eagle football supporter, according to Coach Paul Sade, collapsed on the sidelines during warm-ups.
Whitley County Commissioner Don Amber, who is a former paramedic, was at the game, and when he realized what happened, he went down from the stands to assist, along with Whitley County Sheriff Chief Deputy Marcus Gatton.
â€śDave did go into cardiac arrest,â€ť Amber said. â€śThere was an AED (Automatic External Defibrillator), which was proof-positive that they should be everywhere.â€ť
Amber said two members of the Fort Wayne Fire Department, Mike Adams and Bob Amber, were working on the resuscitation.
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