To some an injured person is something to stop and tend to, to others it’s just another hazard.
While Hughes told the 911 responder where they were and what had happened, Muller tried to keep the injured player’s partners calm and prevent them from moving him. Golf links staff member Nick Watson helped direct the paramedics to the injured player.
The course was busy that day, and Hughes recalls that other groups tried to play around the injured golfer.
“Other people just played through like it was nothing,” he said.
Muller remembers the men that he and Hughes were paired with decided to leave them and keep on playing.
“Yeah, that was a bit shocking,” Muller said.