Montgomery Co. firefighter dies while on duty

BURTONSVILLE, MD (WUSA9) - A Montgomery County firefighter died while he was on duty Friday in Burtonsville, Md., according to Montgomery County fire officials. 

Around 3:30 p.m., officials say firefighter Charles 'Rick' Gentilcore had some sort of medical problem. Officials say co-workers found Gentilcore sitting in his chair unresponsive. 

He was taken to a local hospital where officials say he later died. 

The cause of death is unknown at this time. 

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