Westmeath Paramedic Believes Defibrillator Saved Local Man's Life

He's encouraging every community to invest in the life saving equipment.

A Westmeath paramedic believes having access to a defibrillator saved a local man's life at the weekend.

Darrent Mulledy used the device in Tang to shock a man who suffered a heart attack on Saturday morning. 

He is now undergoing tests in hospital. 

The member of Ballymahon Defibrillator Group is encouraging every community to invest in the life saving equipment:

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