Tim Tebow and Delta employees praised for handling medical emergency on flight

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Former football player Tim Tebow and current analyst Tim Tebow is being praised for coming to the comfort of a couple during a medical emergency on an airplane.

The flight crew is also being praised for their efforts.

Ricard Gotti posted about the incident on his Facebook page after he flew from Atlanta to Phoenix.

Gotti said it appeared a male passenger was having heart problems, “All of a sudden, I observed a guy walking down the aisle. That guy was Tim Tebow. He met with the family as they cried on his shoulder! I watched Tim pray with the entire section of the plane for this man.”

He went on to say, “I watched strangers from all over the world and every ethnicity come to the help of this man for over an hour! Whether it was chest compressions, starting an IV, helping breathe life into this man, or praying everyone helped!

Gotti praised the crew, “The crew of Delta Airlines were amazing. They acted in a fast and professional manner!”

According to People Magazine, Tebow got the couple’s luggage and stayed with them all the way to the hospital.

Sadly the man passed away according to People.