BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - An elderly woman who was reportedly refused CPR by staff at a local home died at a hospital on Tuesday.
On Feb. 26, at about 11 a.m., 87-year-old Lorraine Bayless, resident at Glenwood Gardens, collapsed in a dining room.
According to reports, a staff member called 911 and 911 staff tried to get the caller to do CPR on Bayless.
In the 911 call, the caller then refused to perform CPR.
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After several minutes, an ambulance arrived and Bayless was taken to Mercy Southwest where she was later pronounced dead.