Brent McFarland

Kate Gill (above) choked to death, and her fiance said a delayed emergency response shared part of the blame.

Mashpee Installs Street Sign After Delayed EMT Response In Woman’s Death

It’s a small sign of relief for a Mashpee man who lost his fiancee in a horrible choking accident.

01/24/2011

Katie Gill (CBS)

Embattled 9-1-1 Dispatcher Resigns

A 9-1-1 dispatcher has resigned amid accusations that she failed to help a man trying to save his fiancée.

12/30/2010

Kate Gill

I-Team: 911 Call A ‘Colossal Failure’

Brent McFarland is haunted by what happened in his Mashpee home in the early morning of September 4th, in the wake of Hurricane Earl.

11/11/2010

Mashpee Fire and Rescue

Sheriff Blames Dispatcher In Botched 911 Choking Call

The Barnstable County sheriff says an emergency dispatcher failed to follow proper procedures during a 911 call from a man whose fiancee was choking and later died.

11/10/2010

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