SCPD Officer Saves Man Injured by Forklift By Using Tourniquet
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By Long Island News & PR
Published: June 27 2019
Gabriel Leveille of Westbury, 66, was transported to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore for treatment.
Photo by: LI.com News Team
A Suffolk County Police Third Precinct officer rescued a man by applying a tourniquet to his leg after the victim was hit with a forklift in Brentwood.
Gabriel Leveille was operating a mechanical pallet jack at Broadridge, located at 300 Executive Drive, when he was accidently struck by a forklift.
Third Precinct Officer Kevin Bell responded and applied a tourniquet to Leveille’s right leg. Leveille, 66, of Westbury, was transported by Brentwood Legion Ambulance to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore for treatment.