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Old Sat Mar 06, 2004, 06:19am
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Good story:

http://www.indystar.com/articles/7/126667-4127-036.html

Having lived in Fishers and Carmel, I can tell you that if you're going to have a heart attack officiating a game, you couldn't get much luckier than to do it in a game between schools in those two towns. You have a really good chance of there being several doctors in the crowd, and there were.
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Old Sat Mar 06, 2004, 11:02pm
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Thumbs up Great Story!

Glad to hear that it has a happy ending!
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Old Sun Mar 07, 2004, 12:54am
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Good story!

As being an EMT I can attest to the extreme luckiness of this guy!

Asystole not only once but Twice! and then becoming conscious again after a set of shocks; Someone was definitely looking over him, I guess at least one person likes officials, the one who counts!
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