Gym owners, members save man having heart attack at Titan Fitness in Haverstraw

Earl Kellman, 66, collapsed on the gym floor last Friday evening at Titan Fitness in Haverstraw.

News 12 Staff

Mar 26, 2021, 10:28 PM

Updated 1,117 days ago

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Haverstraw gym owners and some members are being hailed as heroes after they saved another member who was having a heart attack - and it was all caught on camera.
Earl Kellman, 66, collapsed on the gym floor last Friday evening at Titan Fitness in Haverstraw.
Other members quickly noticed and called for help.
Both owners are first responders, as well as two other gym members who were there when he collapsed.
All four took turns with chest compressions and used an AED to save his life.
By the time paramedics arrived, they had restored Kellman's pulse.
The owners of the gym tell News 12 that every one of their employees is trained and certified in CPR for emergencies like this.


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