AMBULANCE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/AMBULANCE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Power line nearly electrocutes Utah man http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58202083-78/murray-pole-power-huggard.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58202083-78/murray-pole-power-huggard.html.csp">Power line nearly electrocutes Utah man</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T20:29:31.276-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 08:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A pole touching a power line nearly electrocuted a man in Murray. The 62-year-old man was using a metal pole to put nets over his apple trees, to keep the birds out, when the pole touched a power line, said Murray Police Sgt. Jake Huggard. The shock knocked him off his short ladder and onto the ground about 7:30 p.m. The man had a pulse when firefighters arrived at the home, near 5300 S. Allendale Drive (600 West). An ambulance took him to Intermountain Medical Center in critical condition, Hugg...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58202083@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:29:31 MDT Too many Utah heart attack patients skip the ambulance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58090346-78/heart-hospital-percent-ambulance.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58090346-78/heart-hospital-percent-ambulance.html.csp">Too many Utah heart attack patients skip the ambulance</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kirsten stewart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T12:43:54.152-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 12:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In his 69 years, Allan Wilson has made more than a few trips to the hospital. The Postal Service retiree always drove himself, even in emergencies, rationalizing that it’s quicker, more convenient and less expensive. But he wasn’t given a choice last fall when his wife summoned an ambulance to a shop in Park City after he started talking nonsensically, his speech slurred — and her fast thinking probably saved his life. “I was having a stroke, which they were able to treat en route,” said the Ho...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58090346@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 12:43:54 MDT