Breaking News
More () »

US Coast Guard officers provide CPR to woman who had appeared to have a heart attack near Fairport Harbor

The incident happened Saturday night.

FAIRPORT HARBOR, Ohio — Editor's note: The video in the player above is from an unrelated story published on July 15, 2021.

Crew members with the United States Coast Guard assisted in saving a 52-year-old woman on Saturday at a restaurant in Grand River, Fairport Harbor. 

According to officials, the incident happened at the Pickle Bill's Lobster House around 5:20 p.m. when a restaurant patron became unresponsive after what appeared to be a heart attack.

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard Station Fairport were at the restaurant while the incident happened and a patron approached the officers asking for help. The officers immediately jumped into action and began assisting in chest compressions and other life-saving measures. 

SUBSCRIBE: Get the day's top headlines sent to your email inbox each weekday morning with the 3News to GO! newsletter 

Petty Officer 2nd Class Travis Fields, Seaman Apprentice Caroline Murdock, Petty Officer 2nd Class Taylor Reaser, Seaman Emma Spurlock, Petty Officer 3rd Madeline Watt, and Petty Officer 2nd Class James Woods were all present at the time and each played a role in helping the woman until EMS arrived on scene. 

The team provided assistance until local fire department and medical personnel arrived and relieved the Coast Guard crew member. 

Officials tell 3News that the woman was taken to University Hospitals TriPoint Medical Center. Her condition is unknown at this time. 

This is a developing story. Check back with 3News for further updates.


RELATED: Cleveland Browns allowing full capacity; recommend all fans wear masks while indoors at FirstEnergy Stadium

RELATED: COVID-19 in Ohio: State reports 2,194 new cases in the last 24 hours

Editor's note: The video in the player above is from a story published on Feb. 21, 2021.


Before You Leave, Check This Out