Off-duty California deputy sheriff hailed a hero after saving the life of a collapsed caddy at the Pebble Beach Pro-Am

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During the second round of AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am Last week, a caddy working the bag for an amateur golfer collapsed and required CPR.

The caddy, whose name was not released, collapsed on 11th street and he was given CPR until an ambulance arrived to take him to the hospital.

Players walk onto the 14th fairway during the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament in Pebble Beach, Calif., on Friday, February 3, 2023. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

The person who administered CPR was a Sacramento County Sheriff’s Sgt. Kelly Bunn, who was attending the tournament with his wife as a spectator.

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«We watched the golfers putt. In the middle of the 11th hole, they started to walk away. Well, I noticed a bag in the middle of the fairway where I had seen someone standing before and I thought that was weird.» So I saw someone running down the street,» Bunn told ABC 10 Sacramento.

Bunn told ABC 10 that ran to the caddy and found him without vital signs.

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«He was face down. I turned him over, took the golf bag off him,» Bunn said. «You know, I put him on his back, heard any vital signs. He wasn’t breathing, no heart rate, no pulse, nothing like that.

Beau Hossler putts on the 13th green during the second round of the Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament on Friday, February 3, 2023.

Beau Hossler putts on the 13th green during the second round of the Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament on Friday, February 3, 2023. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

«Then it was time to go into action, he unbuttoned all his jackets and started doing rescue breathing. And then I started doing chest compressions for about five or six minutes.»

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Bunn said he received a phone call while on the field, which put him in the perfect place to help.

Justin Rose reacts to his putt on the 10th green during the Pebble Beach Pro-Am on February 6, 2023.

Justin Rose reacts to his putt on the 10th green during the Pebble Beach Pro-Am on February 6, 2023. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

«Nothing was being done and something had to be done. And I had the ability to help,» Bunn said.

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Bunn is a 26-year veteran of the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Officeaccording to The Sacramento Bee.

The caddy’s condition has improved and he will be fine, according to the ABC 10 report.

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