Taxi driver praises the man who saved his life

A taxi driver met up with a local paramedic, thanking him for rescuing him from death after he suffered a heart attack and subsequent cardaic arrest.

Rashad Mahmood’s heart stopped just minutes after he alerted the emergency services that he had chest pains over the phone.

Heart attack victim Rashad Mahmood thanks paramedic, James Kirkham,  who saved his life.

Heart attack victim Rashad Mahmood thanks paramedic, James Kirkham, who saved his life.

Luckily paramedic James Kirkham was quick at the scene arriving to Rashid’s home just moments before he collapsed and went into cardiac arrest.

Read the full story in tomorrow’s Courier.