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The president’s limousine arrives at George Washington University Hospital. Reagan insists on walking into the ER but then collapses. He looks so bad that several ER personnel are sure he will die.

Jerry Parr

Listen to Jerry Parr talk about the shooting and the trip to the hospital:

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