The patrol team of FRSC Sagamu Unit Command resuscitates a suicide victim who had hung himself and gone unconscious.
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While on routine patrol on 20 July 2017, an FRSC patrol team from Sagamu Unit was informed by an okada rider, about a man attempting sucide by hanging. The team, led by Assistant Route Commander Igoche, immediately rushed to the described location, in a bush along the Lagos – Ibadan expressway.
The patrol team found the man, hung on a tree. The FRSC patrol team immediately rushed to bring him down and for several minutes deployed their life saving skill by administering cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on the unconscious man.
The man finally regained consciousness. During the CPR, the police were contacted and they met the FRSC team at the scene while administering the CPR.
FRSC will continue to monitor the psychological recovery of the victim.
Source: Route Commander Florence Okpe, Staff Officer – Public Education, Federal Road Safety Corps, Ogun State Command.