Sheriff’s office adds defibrillators to patrol vehicles through donations

Washington County sheriff’s deputies will soon have a device in their patrol cars that could save lives at a moment’s notice.

Through donations from the Blair Area Community Foundation (BACF), CF Industries, Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 36 and private donors, the sheriff’s office recently purchased 16 automated external defibrillators, also known as AEDs. The portable devices are designed to treat people experiencing sudden cardiac arrests.

Read more at the Washington County Pilot-Tribune & Enterprise

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