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Windsor Volunteer Firefighter Dies Responding To Call

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A Windsor Volunteer firefighter collapsed and died responding to an emergency call.  The Windsor Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center on Poquonnock Avenue had a report of smoke around 8 p.m.

The firefighter collapsed on the scene and he was taken to Saint Francis Hospital in Hartford, where doctors pronounced him dead about two hours later.

Few details are being released, as officials work to notify his family.

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