Pennsylvania State Police Help Heart Attack

PA Heart Attacj

Troopers at Diner Help Heart Attack Victim. On May 30, at approximately 4:49 a.m., personnel from PSP Lancaster were at Lyndon Diner in Manheim Township. While at the diner, the cook, Luis Flores, suffered a heart attack and collapsed on the floor. The troopers rushed to provide first aid to Flores. Trooper First Class Fassnacht, Trooper Carpenter, Trooper Trunfio, and Trooper Schianvoni performed CPR until an AED from the patrol vehicle was brought to the scene. The AED was used and applied three separate shocks to Flores. Susquehanna Valley EMS Captain Marden arrived on scene and administered one additional shock. Mr. Flores was then transported to Lancaster General Hospital for treatment. Major Orlandi, Area IV Commander, Captain Tomlinson, Troop J Commander, the American Heart Association, and Susquehanna Valley EMS Captain Marden presented certificates of appreciation to all troopers involved on Aug. 30 at PSP Lancaster.

L-R: Captain Worth of Susquehanna Valley EMS , Trooper Carpenter, Trooper Trunfio, Luis Flores, Trooper Schiavoni, Trooper First Class Fassnacht and Captain Marden of Susquehanna Valley EMS.

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