Kansas firefighter dies after suffering injuries in fall
WAMEGO, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a Kansas firefighter has died from injuries suffered in a fall.
KSNT-TV reports that the Wamego Fire Department says John Randle died Tuesday. The department said in a news release that he was flown Monday to a Topeka hospital after falling while responding to a structure fire and putting out the blaze.
The release says he was “returning a fire apparatus to service” when he was injured but offered no other details.
Information from: KSNT-TV.