Originally published Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 06:00a.m.

Mohave County Sheriff’s Office boating safety division, in conjunction with American Medical ambulance, held a training session Feb. 26 in Lake Havasu City to show first responder volunteers how to properly backboard someone with spinal injuries, along with using a tourniquet to stop bleeding and other medical procedures to handle trauma calls related to waterway accidents. (Courtesy photo)