POLICE in Gandia took instant action when they found a young woman in cardiac arrest.
The two officers were first at the 33-year old woman’s home after her sister called 091 for help.
One of the policemen applied CPR manoeuvres while the other called out a SAMU health team to get to the property as soon as possible.
The officer spent seven minutes trying to resuscitate the victim. Eventually she regained a pulse and started breathing again.
All the while the SAMU team were on the phone telling the officer to keep going until the health team arrived.
The health services also called on the fire service to get the woman out of the building via the terrace, after which she was rushed to the Francesc de Borja hospital.