washington - VIDEO- Invictus participant Thijs van Dongen was the start of the trip with the Orange team suggested otherwise. During the flight direction of the sports he granted hours medical assistance to a woman with heart problems.
Van Dongen says that an additional stopover was not necessary.
The Dutch participants of the Invictus Games, an international sporting event for wounded soldiers, departed Tuesday afternoon from Schiphol to Washington. Quot; After two hours, came a call for medical assistance because a passenger had not become tasty, says Van Dongen, who had his dokterspas pocket and immediately offered help.
The woman was found to have heart problems. Eventually the flight to Washington Dulles Airport was able to continue. Quot; We have indicated that the woman immediately had to be picked up by ambulance staff. Quot;
Van Dongen offered during the remainder of the flight 'comfort' to the woman. The doctor does during Invictus Games participated in wheelchair basketball and cycling. Together with the other participants he flies next night to Orlando. Since Sunday, May 8th starts the second edition of the Invictus Games.
Telegraph TV will report on this particular play for wounded soldiers.