GRETNA, Va. — Monday afternoon, Gretna Rescue rushed to help a 59-year-old man with a racing heart at work. He had no history of heart problems.
The squad has a 20-minute drive ahead to the emergency room and the patient's heart rate got as high as 200 beats per minute.
During the 7-mile ride from 144th and I-80 to Lakeside Hospital, however, something happened that isn't covered in the treatment plan — potholes.
The driver apparently hit a monster-sized one because medics told the...