Volunteer Lancaster County firefighter dies
Aug 16, 2011 10:44:00 AM - thestate.com
A 54-year-old volunteer Lancaster County firefighter has collapsed and died after responding to an early morning house fire.
Lancaster County Fire Marshal Stephen Blackwelder told The Herald of Rock Hill ( http://bit.ly/q2sgFmd) that the firefighter worked at the Elgin Fire Department.
Blackwelder did not disclose the firefighter's name.
The fire marshal says the firefighter responded to a fire in a vacant house in Lancaster that had spread to an adjacent building.
The fire marshal says the firefighter collapsed and was taken to a local hospital. He did not say what contributed to the death.
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