Sean McLaughlin said he would not be alive if a vital piece of equipment had not been on site.
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Boxer resuscitated twice at charity fight in Ardglass

A man who was taking part at a charity boxing match in Ardglass, County Down, has been told he was "dead for five to seven minutes".

Sean McLaughlin, a businessman from Killough, was walking back to his corner during a charity match on Saturday when he collapsed.

Roisin Dorrian, a nurse who was in the audience, used a defibrillator to restart Sean's heart, while hundreds of stunned spectators looked on.

BBC News NI's Gordon Adair reports.

  • 04 Nov 2014