Sidewalk CPR demo is June 14

Kern County Emergency Medical Services Division, in collaboration with the American Heart Association, is coordinating a countywide Sidewalk Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitating public education event on June 14.

Ridgecrest Regional Hospital will host a hands-only “Sidewalk CPR” demonstration will be held from 8:30-10:30 a.m. in the front of the hospital, located at 1081 N. China Lake Blvd.

Since 2012, Kern County has trained more than 5,000 residents in hands-only CPR.

“You don’t need to register, just stop by and learn how to save a life,” invited a spokesperson. “This event is great for all ages.”

For information call 760-499-3831.

Story First Published: 2017-06-09