ウッドストック警察官のバロン・ディクソンは、電話がかけられた木曜日にシフトを終えた後、家に向かっていた。, 警察は言った. ディクソン, 住所の近くにいた人, jumped into action without hesitation and was first on the scene.
“I think he is an angel sent here from God,” the child’s mother, Yakema Harris, 言った FOX5 Atlanta of the officer. “His presence was very needed at that time.”
Her son had started vomiting after they arrived home from daycare and then stopped breathing, 彼女は駅に言った. She called 911 and Dixon quickly arrived on the scene.
Dixon immediately began CPR and was able to resuscitate the child.
“His eyes just opened. And once his eyes opened, the gravity of it all just hit,” Dixon told the station, describing it as “a rush of emotion.”
The boy was taken to a local hospital and was doing well, 警察は言った.
“ありがとうございました, Officer Dixon, for being a family’s hero tonight,” the department said following the rescue. “You represent our agency and our city so well.”
Harris said that doctors are running tests to learn what happened to the child.