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Yakima man honored for saving a life by performing CPR

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YAKIMA, Wash. -- At Tuesday night's Yakima City Council meeting a man was honored by the Yakima Fire Department for his quick actions that helped save a life. 

Chuck Doan was at the Safeway on Fifth Avenue in September when a man passed out and was not breathing. Doan acted quickly by performing CPR until firefighters arrived and is being credited with saving the man's life. 

Tonight Yakima firefighters wanted to honor Doan for his heroics, he was given a plaque.

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