With profound sadness MCFRS Fire Chief Scott Goldstein announces the on-duty death of Firefighter/Rescuer Charles 'Rick' Gentilcore, FS715 pic.twitter.com/2YlCvsgUOk
— Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) April 7, 2017
A Montgomery County, Maryland, firefighter has died after he was found unresponsive at a fire station Friday, fire officials said.
Coworkers found Montgomery County Firefighter Charles “Rick” Gentilcore, 52, unresponsive and suffering from a medical condition about 3:30 p.m. at the Burtonsville Volunteer Fire Department.
Rescue workers immediately started treating himm and he was taken to a hospital, where he later died.