Man died after Medway paramedics failed to provide oxygen, lawsuit says

A Medway man died after paramedics allegedly didn’t present oxygen and did not safe him to a gurney, which allowed him to fall off.

Two staff with Medway Ambulance Service responded to a name round 3 a.m. on April 16, 2022, for Kenneth LaPorte Sr., 72. His oxygen saturation ranges have been round 74 p.c, based on a lawsuit filed in Penobscot County Superior Court docket.

The emergency medical technicians failed to supply LaPorte oxygen, compelled him to stroll to the ambulance and didn’t safe him to a gurney once they tried to load him into the ambulance, per the lawsuit.