BETHLEHEM, Pa. (CBS) — Bethlehem Police are crediting a construction worker and a nurse with helping save a man’s life after he collapsed from a heart attack while walking across the street.
Police say it happened in front of the Sands Casino.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: Philadelphia Health Department's Cheryl Bettigole To Give COVID-19 Update
Authorities say officers responded to find the nurse and construction worker already performing CPR on the patient.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: Eagles' Nick Sirianni To Speak With Media
The officers continued to administer CPR and used an AED until paramedics arrived.
Police say the man was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.MORE NEWS: 16-Year-Old Shot And Killed While Coming Home From Work With Twin Sister, Philadelphia Police Say