Emergency services praised after saving life of man at rowing event

first_imgThe actions of the emergency services in helping to save the life of a man at last weekend’s All-Ireland Coastal Rowing CHampionships in Ballyshannon have been praised.The man, who was in his 50s and understood to be from Co Antrim, took ill while preparing for one of the races.The on-site doctor as well as the Irish Red Cross and the emergency services rushed to the man’s aid and a defibrillator was used. The man was taken to Sligo General Hospital.The chairman of Donegal Bay Rowing Club, Seamus Maguire, praised the actions of all those involved in assisting the man.Emergency services praised after saving life of man at rowing event was last modified: August 22nd, 2017 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Ballyshannondonegalemergency servicesRowinglast_img

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