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NE Fire Chief Dies After Apparent Heart Attack

Firefighter fatality

A fire chief in Nebraska has passed away after suffered a heart attack attributed to stress and overexertion, according to a report.

The U.S. Fire Administration says that Boys Town Fire & Rescue Chief John Sing, 67, responded to an EMS call on November 11, 2019 at approximately 0200hrs. When he returned to the station, he collapsed and was immediately taken to the hospital where he passed away from an apparent heart attack.