Girl, 16, who was the first person to rush to help Skripals after nerve agent poisoning
| Martin Beckford for The Mail on Sunday
1/19/2019 5:46 PM EST
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A teenage girl was the first person to go to the aid of Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter after they were poisoned by a nerve agent, it has emerged.
Abigail McCourt, 16, thought the stricken spy was suffering a heart attack on a bench in Salisbury city centre, as other shoppers walked past oblivious.
Aid - School - Sergei - Daughter - Yulia
She dashed over and used the first aid skills she had learned at school to help 66-year-old Sergei and put his daughter, Yulia, 33, in the recovery position as the deadly novichok took hold.
Abigail’s key role has only now come to light because her mother, Lieutenant...
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