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Cobb County Firefighters Save Man After Heart Attack

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In a remarkable act of heroism, Cobb County firefighters revived a 48-year-old man who suffered a heart attack shortly after finishing his workout. The incident occurred as the man returned to his car and began experiencing severe chest pain, prompting him to call 911.

Upon arrival, firefighters performed an EKG and confirmed the man was having a heart attack. When he became unresponsive, they swiftly removed him from his car and initiated CPR. Utilizing a defibrillator, they managed to revive him after two shocks. The man regained consciousness and was transported to Wellstar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta for further treatment.