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.
Fallen firefighter being escorted to Baltimore pic.twitter.com/P5HT5ygaEo— Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) April 8, 2017
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