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Vernon, B.C. Zamboni driver honoured for lifesaving aid
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Vernon, B.C. Zamboni driver honoured for lifesaving aid

A Vernon, B.C., Zamboni driver, with a background in volunteer firefighting, was in the right place at the right time when he helped save the life of a stranger in February 2020. Jonny Rockall, the arena attendant and Zamboni driver, jumped into action when recreational hockey player Al Winther went into cardiac arrest at Vernon’s Kal Tire Place arena.On Friday, BC Emergency Health Services presented Rockall with an award for his lifesaving efforts.“It is an honour. I’m blessed. I can’t imagine a better outcome: Al making a full recovery, us being friends. He is an awesome guy,” said Rockall. Read more: ‘Words can’t describe it’: B.C. man honoured for helping save electrocuted coworker’s life Read More ...