Man saves woman’s life using CPR learned from episode of ‘The Office’

Man saves woman’s life using CPR learned from episode of ‘The Office’
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[Ed. – TV saves another life.]

An Arizona mechanic who did not know CPR but did remember a decade-old episode of “The Office” was able to use life saving techniques to revive an unconscious woman.

Cross Scott was test-driving a customer’s car when he came across a woman slumped over the steering wheel of a white sedan with its hazard lights on, the Arizona Daily Star reported.

He broke the car’s window with a rock, unlocked the door and checked the woman’s pulse. Thinking she did not have one, Scott attempted to resuscitate her by using methods he remembered from a 2009 episode of “The Office” when Michael Scott, played by actor Steve Carell, sings the Bee Gees’ “Stayin’ Alive” while performing CPR on a dummy. The song has the correct tempo for chest compressions.

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Scott was able to get the woman breathing. Two other women who had stopped were able to call emergency responders, who arrived about 10 minutes later.

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