Bridgeport police officers Damien Csech and Matthew Goncalves credited with saving a life

Police say Damien Csech and Matthew Goncalves saw the 53-year-old man on the ground and started performing CPR.

Police say Damien Csech and Matthew Goncalves saw the 53-year-old man on the ground and started performing CPR.

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BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police say two of their officers helped save a man who collapsed while shoveling snow for a neighbor.

They say officers Damien Csech and Matthew Goncalves were in the area of Cottage Street on Thursday when a woman flagged them down. 

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Police say they saw the 53-year-old man on the ground and started performing CPR.

The man is being treated at Saint Vincent's Medical Center.

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