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Trooper credited with saving man at Clifton Park gym

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State police credit an off-duty trooper with helping to save a man’s life this week at a gym in Clifton Park. Around 7 p.m. Monday at the Vent Fitness Center on Route 146, a 23-year-old man had just finished a weightlifting routine when he collapsed unconscious on the floor and soon stopped breathing. Working out next to him was Seamus Leavey, a trooper assigned to Troop G, who immediately began CPR and rescue breaths. He ...

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July 2, 2014
11:03 p.m.

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Great story. I wonder what public servants and private employers make it mandatory for their employees to learn such life savings skills.