By Leader Herald Staff
When you talk about Everett first responders performing miracles, the name Tori Cyrus comes to mind in a big way.
During a restaurant outing last year, Everett firefighter Tori Cyrus was enjoying a meal when a patron of the restaurant nearby suffered a heart attack and stopped breathing.
Cyrus, who was off-duty at the time, reacted instantly.
She began life saving resuscitation efforts on a patron of the restaurant who at that moment was in the throes of a heart attack.
The victim’s heart had stopped beating.
This was a huge moment in a first responder’s life, when adrenalin mixed with training resulted in a life being saved.
Saving a life is big medicine. It really doesn’t get much better or sweeter than this for a first responder.
Her efforts did just that.Continue reading “Cyrus the life saver honored for her split-second decision making”