Big Bear Lake, CA, August 9, 2010, 12:00pm – KBHR has received information of a near drowning this morning, Monday, August 09, 2010, at docks on Lagonita Lane in Big Bear Lake. According to the information that we have at this point, a 75-year-old male with a history of epilepsy had been standing on a dock when he had a seizure and collapsed into the water. The man was found face down in the lake. Paramedics were called to the scene and began performing CPR around 9:30am this morning according to socalmountains.com. They were able to get a pulse and he was transported by Big Bear City Fire ambulance to Bear Valley Community Hospital and will be transported via Mercy Air to Loma Linda University Medical Center. We will follow the story and report in a later broadcast.
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