Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow, known for his religious devotion and public expressions, led a prayer for a stranger on a plane on Sunday. The airplane was traveling from Atlanta to Phoenix when a passenger on it collapsed.
Many people on the flight came to his aid, including flight attendants and other travelers, after the man suffered an apparent heart attack while in the air.
According to a Facebook post shared by a fellow traveler, "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!" he wrote.
That's where Tebow comes into the story. "The crew of Delta Airlines were amazing. They acted in a fast and professional manner! Then 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."
The ill passenger received medical treatment after the plane landed in Phoenix. Alas, People reported that the passenger later died at the hospital despite all efforts to help.
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