ryan zook

Ryan Zook works as a cashier at Lee’s Marketplace on Friday in Smithfield, Utah.

SMITHFIELD, Utah — Last December, while shopping at Lee’s Marketplace, 55-year-old Bob Lewis sustained a heart attack. His seemingly unsuspecting savior was 17-year-old Ryan Zook.

“I wasn’t really thinking,” Zook said. “It was like, ‘OK, something is wrong. Do something.’”

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