Students save teacher

Students save teacher - Four students from the Audiberti high school in Antibes have saved their teacher after he suffered a heart attack during a sports lesson on Monday. The man, in his forties, had a heart attack in the gym while giving a weight training class to his students. The students saw their teacher fall to the floor while he was chatting with them in the gym. Highly reactive, the students placed him in the safety position and found that he was no longer breathing. One of the students alerted the school nurse while another gave him a cardiac massage and another used the electric defibrillator.

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