“I did CPR for… it seemed like forever,” Ryan recalled. “It seemed like hours. I come to find out it was about 15, 16, 17 minutes until the paramedics got here, and they took over.” After that, the medical team put Jill into an ambulance and transported her to the local hospital.
And, unsurprisingly, Ryan was right behind the ambulance on that worrisome journey. “I followed [Jill] to the Oklahoma Heart Hospital in my truck, and they took her to the ER,” he told Facing Life Head-On. “[The medical team] worked on her for around 20, 25 minutes to get her stable enough where they could actually start to help her.” So, what exactly had happened to his wife?