THAT POST FALLS BABY IS ALIVE TONIGHT THANKS TO A
MECHANIC AND HIS SMART PHONE.
KXLY4'S JEFF HUMPHREY HAS TONIGHT'S INCREDIBLE STORY
THAT'S HOW JEFF OLSON, WHO WORKS AS A MASTER TECHNICIAN
HERE AT PERFECTION TIRE LEARNED ABOUT THIS BABY IN
PULSE POINT KNEW ,THROUGH THE GPS ON HIS PHONE, THAT
JEFF WAS LESS THAT TWO BLOCKS AWAY.
SENT HIM THE NOTIFICATION.
AND THEN THE VOLUNTEER E-M-T SPRANG INTO ACTION.
IT STARTED INSIDE THIS SPOKANE SHOP THAT SELLS BALLET
SLIPPERS AND TUTUS.
dispatch: the location of your emergency? lesley:
131 south sherman.
dispatch: is that the still the empire dance shop?
STORE CLERK LESLEY RECKORD HEARD THAT A BABY WAS
TURNING BLUE AND CALLED 9-1-1.
he's not breathing, he's not breathing 35;17
LESLEY, A FORMER LIFEGUARD, PUT ONE MONTH OLD NOLAN
ON THE GROUND AND BEGAN RESCUE BREATHING.
MEANWHILE, TWO BLOCKS AWAY, MASTER TECHNICIAN JEFF
OLSON WAS WORKING ON A CAR WHEN HIS CELL PHONE WENT
JEFF OLSON/PRECISION TIRE 26;59 and it sounded like
an amber alert, you know how they come out and so
i looked at it and it said cpr needed and it gave
AND SO OLSON, WHO'S A VOLUNTEER E-M-T FOR DEER PARK
AMBULANCE, LEFT HIS GARAGE AND RACED TO THE DANCE
JEFF OLSON 27;27 i asked the lady standing outside,
do you have medical emergency here? and she said it's
an infant and he's blue 27;33.
i just kind of, you know just suck up a little bit
LESLEY 36;16 and this guy just came out of no where
and just scooped the baby up and really knew what
he was doing which was such a blessing to all of us
OLSON KNEW HIS LIFE SAVING SKILLS WHERE NEEDED BECAUSE
HE HAD REGISTERED HIS PHONE WITH THE PULSE POINT AP.
WHILE FIRE PARAMEDICS WERE STILL SEVERAL MINUTES AWAY
THE AP PUT OLSON IN THE RIGHT PLACE AT THE RIGHT TIME
TO KEEP NOLAN ALIVE.
OLSON 28;28 i don't think i've ever done cpr on an
infant before or even rescue breathing and when i
got done i shook for about ten minutes ya know.
THIS IS THE FIRST SAVE SINCE THE SPOKANE FIRE DEPARTMENT
CONNECTED THE PULSE POINT TO ITS DISPATCH CENTER.
ASSIST CHIEF BRIAN SCHAFFER/ SPOKANE FIRE DEPT.
18;23 the real reason we are so invested in this technology
is that you can be a life saver.this is one of the
only aps that you can download if you know cpr, you
can actually save somebody's life 18;33
THERE ARE SO MANY OF US OUT THERE THAT KNOW HOW TO
DO CPR AND JUST A HUNDRED CHEST COMPRESSIONS A MINUTE
CAN MAKE A HUGE DIFFERENCE IN SOMEONE'S RECOVERY.
IF YOU'D LIKE TO GET THIS FREE AP AND LEARN MORE ABOUT
PULSE POINT, WE'VE PUT UP A LINK TO THEIR WEBSITE
MEANWHILE BABY NOLAN IS RECOVERING AT A LOCAL HOSPITAL.
REPORTING IN SPOKANE, I'M JEFF HUMPHREY.