Luck saves umpire

It’s all smiles now for Danny and Sam Burke as they remember the moment a month ago when Danny came back to life, waving his arms around saying he just wanted to go home after his heart attack while umpiring a football game at Poowong, his revival and then being flown by air ambulance to Monash Hospital.

Although he “died” a month ago Danny Burke says he now feels no different to what he did before his near-death experience. The 46-year-old Warragul resident had a heart attack while umpiring a reserves’ grade football match between Poowong and

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