- A Chicago firefighter has died after becoming short of breath when he
returned to his firehouse from a call, authorities said early Monday.
The firefighter, whose name and firehouse location have not been released, experienced shortness of breath Sunday night and was transported to Little Company of Mary Hospital in Evergreen Park, where he was pronounced dead, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
It was not immediately known whether the firefighter had been on a call that involved a fire.
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