GLEN AYRE, N.C. — Report of a person experiencing cardiac problems at a residence located in the 5800 block of NC261 Highway. Emergency responders and paramedics were requested to respond.
Reported by the caller as a medical emergency involving a 65 year old male complaining of extreme pressure on his chest, which he described as having an elephant sitting on his chest, and slight pressure in his neck. He was conscious and alert and and had a blood pressure of 155/38 and a pulse of 33. Aspirin protocol was being administered by dispatchers at the time of the report. Emergency responders were requested to respond to the scene to provide further assistance.