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Recognized for life saving efforts

Posted on Monday, November 25, 2013 at 9:26 am


Elsberry Police Officer Brian Jeffries (left) and Kennan Blair, of Elsberry, were recognized by the Lincoln County Ambulance District for their recent action during an emergency. An Elsberry woman fell unconscious in her home and she had no heart beat. Blair responded first, administering CPR. When Jeffries arrived, he continued the CPR until the fire department and ambulance personnel arrived. Presenting the awards was Linda Freymuth, the district’s chief medical officer.