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Incident Report for Case #2014-171538

Incident Type

Check Person

Incident Date

06/03/2014 - 1:16 PM


614 E. Gorham St. (James Madison Park)


Male, age 47, Madison


A MPD bicycle officer joined forces with a passerby and a second MPD officer to save the life of a 47-year old man who collapsed yesterday afternoon at James Madison Park, 614 E. Gorham St.

It's believed the victim suffered a heart attack. A 39-year old Madison man, who was also at the park, started continuous chest compressions (CCR) and officers relieved him of life-saving efforts.

Madison Fire Department paramedics arrived to take over and transport the patient to a hospital.

Released 06/04/2014 at 12:01 PM by PIO Joel DeSpain

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.