John Gaal Saves a Life with Narcan and now lobbies Southwest Airlines to carry Narcan on its flights
Updated On: Nov 22, 2022
John Gaal, LAP Midwest Chapter
LAP Midwest Chapter member John Gaal and his wife, Mary, were recently on a Suthwest Airlines flight out of St. Louis when when a fellow passenger suffered a medical emergency that appeared to be a drug overdose.
Fortunately for the passenger, John and his wife both had Narcan on them. John helped carry the unconscious man to the rear of the plane and administeed the Narcan. The passenger was revived within a few minutes.