April 15, 2019 7:20 pm

Citizen quick to help heart attack victim on Harvey Road

Firefighters and medics on scene at Harvey Avenue and Spall Road earlier Monday morning to help a driver who suffered a heart attack.

Danny Seymour / Global News

On Monday morning a man appeared to be suffering a heart attack while driving on Harvey Avenue near Spall Road.

Another motorist saw what happened, pulled the man from his car and started CPR.

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“It’s a great job on his part,” Kelowna Fire Captain Doug Shaw said of the man who began first aid.

The incident stopped traffic in both directions for nearly 45 minutes as emergency crews tended to the man.

The man’s condition is still not known.

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