Heroic Gesture US Groom stops own wedding to rescue dying woman [PHOTOS]

30-yr-old Campbell said rushing to someone who is in dire need of help has become 'second nature' to him after all the training he has gone through

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He job also goes in line with saving people.

Firefighter groom, Cody Campbell, who married fiancée, Kelly Yocca, was in the middle of his wedding reception when an elderly woman in her 60s began to choke on the steak she was eating.

Cody Campbell, 30, is familiar with saving people, but not in front of the 200 people who were attending his wedding to fiancee Kelly Yocca in Orange County on Saturday play

Cody Campbell, 30, is familiar with saving people, but not in front of the 200 people who were attending his wedding to fiancee Kelly Yocca in Orange County on Saturday

(Daily Mail)

 

Daily Mail reports that the groom's father, Craig Campbell said he was giving a toast when the incident occurred. The woman started to choke suddenly which sent his son out of his seat.

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"(Cody) saved her life," Craig Campbell said.

"Her airway was completely obstructed."

Cody Campbell, 30, is familiar with saving people, but not in front of the 200 people who were attending his wedding to fiancee Kelly Yocca in Orange County on Saturday play

Cody Campbell, 30, is familiar with saving people, but not in front of the 200 people who were attending his wedding to fiancee Kelly Yocca in Orange County on Saturday

(Daily Mail)

 

30-yr-old Campbell said rushing to someone who is in dire need of help has become 'second nature' to him after all the training he has gone through.

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However, saving someone's life at your own wedding is quite unusual. He described the incident as 'surreal'.

During the couple's reception at the Dove Canyon Golf Club in Rancho Santa Margarita, a woman in her early 60s - a member of his new wife's family - started choking on a piece of steak play

During the couple's reception at the Dove Canyon Golf Club in Rancho Santa Margarita, a woman in her early 60s - a member of his new wife's family - started choking on a piece of steak

(Daily Mail)

 

"Once the steak was out, I turned around and 200 people were staring back at me," he said.

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