Timothy Thompson Wiki – Timothy Thompson Biography
Timothy Thompson, A man died after being bitten by a shark off the north coast of New South Wales. The surfer, believed to be in his 20s, was bitten on the arm and back on Emerald Beach, near Coffs Harbor, on Sunday morning.
Paramedics were called to the beach around 10:45 am. Four crews were dispatched, including the Westpac rescue helicopter.
When they arrived, bystanders were performing CPR on the man. Paramedics took over but, despite best efforts, the man could not be saved.
New South Wales ambulance inspector Chris Wilson described it as “devastating for everyone on the beach this morning.” “Several local surfers and passersby came to the aid of this man, they were incredibly brave in a very challenging situation,” he said.
“The Westpac rescue helicopter brought an intensive care medical team to the beach to continue treatment.”
“The patient sustained a serious injury to his arm, but despite the best efforts of bystanders, paramedics and other emergency services, the patient could not be resuscitated.”
Timothy Thompson Age
Timothy Thompson was 31 years old.
His wife Katie paid tribute
And now his mourning wife Katie has paid tribute to her “best friend and baby daddy” in a heartbreaking Facebook post.
She wrote: ”To say I’m heartbroken would be an understatement. I’m just waiting for someone to tell me this isn’t real.
”All I know right now is that I have no choice but to keep going because I have a little piece of you growing in me.
”My heart aches for our baby who will never get to meet you. You would have been the best daddy.
”The last thing Tim said to me before he walked out that door for the last time was “I love you two”. He kissed me and my tummy goodbye.
”Never in a million years did I think I would be doing life without you. Life can be tragic and unfair, but I take some comfort knowing how loved Tim was by everyone, the time we did have together was amazing and full of adventures.
My heart aches for our baby who will never get to meet you
”I am incredibly blessed that we met and our love story gets to live on with our baby.”
The couple had married just six months ago and were expecting their first child in January, reports 7News.
“It’s so sad … just to think that it would happen to someone like him because he was so amazing and he’s just left so much behind,” family friend Bronte Graham told the outlet.
Despite the best efforts of first responders and paramedics who rushed to the beach at 10.45 am local time on Sunday, Mr. Thompson was pronounced dead at the scene.
“I paddled further out to the water and saw a man without an arm, there was lots of blood.
“He was shouting ‘help me’ – people were trying to get him out to the shore.
“I saw paramedics performing CPR on him for about an hour and a half trying to save them.”