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Cassidy Seitz with her friends, 14-year-old Julianna Savagian,and Colin, age 14, and Emmet Kneafsey, age 15. (2)

Cassidy Seitz survives heart attack with help at Mammoth Mountain

By Charles James While visiting Mammoth Mountain over Christmas break, 14-year-old Cassidy Seitz of Hancock Park suffered a near-fatal heart attack while half-way up the Roller Coaster Express Chair #4. Thanks to the immediate response of the Mammoth Mountain Ski Patrol and lift operator, the young girl was treated immediately, stabilized and then transported to […]

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Mammoth man died from heart attack

On November 2nd, the Mono County Sheriff’s Department responded to a call of an unresponsive man in Mammoth Lakes.  40-year-old Alexander Viterbi was determined to be dead.  Now, officers say the final cause of the man’s death is a heart attack. Mr. Viterbi was found unresponsive by a friend in his residence on Hillside Drive […]

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