Pickleball players honoured for quick action in saving teammate

August 6, 2018

Al Jones was ready to serve the ball during a pickleball game in December, when things suddenly went sideways for the Sproat Lake resident.

In the middle of a game, Jones collapsed—his heart not beating properly. It was the quick action of other players on the court, including Dr. Dave Ness, as well as the presence of an automatic external defibrillator (AED) in the Sproat Lake Community Hall that saved him.

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– Alberni Valley News

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