Carver police and emergency personnel helped save the life of a 47-year-old man who was unconscious when beachgoers pulled him out of the water at Sampson’s Pond on July 4. According to police, Paul Dion of Carver and a Worcester resident began performing CPR on the victim, with assistance from off-duty nurse Jennifer Costello of Wareham. After receiving a 911 call, Carver’s Emergency Medical Services, police, and fire officers raced to the scene, and Deputy Fire Chief Eric Germaine brought a defibrillator. The victim, a Boston resident visiting friends in Middleborough, was taken to Tobey Hospital in Wareham, then transported by MedFlight to another hospital, where was in stable condition.
Man rescued at pond
By Robert Knox| Globe Correspondent July 14, 2013
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