Tyson’s girlfriend desperately tried to save strangled daughter’s lifeMay 30th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Phoenix (Arizona), May 30 (ANI): Boxing legend Mike Tyson’s girlfriend desperately tried to save her strangled daughter’s life last Monday.The transcript of her harrowing emergency phone call was released last night.Tyson’s four-year-old tot Exodus was found by her brother Miguel, seven, with her neck caught in the cord of an exercise machine.
The girl’s mother - believed to live with the former heavyweight champion in Phoenix, Arizona - called for help and was put through to the fire department.In the tape, she is heard crying as she tries to explain the situation, reports The Sun.
She sobs: “My baby, she’s choked! She has the… the thing from the… my baby choked from the treadmill thing! Please!”
The medic asks if her daughter is breathing, and the frantic mum replies: “No, I don’t think so.
He tries to calm her down, telling her that emergency services are “coming as fast as they can”.
The man then talks her through performing CPR.
The woman can be heard saying: “There’s a lot of fluids in her mouth.”
The medic asks: “Fluids in her mouth?” - and Tyson’s girlfriend screams: “Yes! Blood!”
Police are then heard arriving, and a voice asks: “What happened?”
The mother replies: “She just got the cord… on the cord.”
An ambulance rushed Exodus to hospital and she was put on a life support machine but died a short time later. (ANI)
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