Firefighter-paramedic Clifton was on duty and working out at the fire house when suddenly he wasn't feeling well and then collapsed. Clifton was treated by fellow firefighters and medics at the firehouse and then transported to Regions Hospital, where he succumbed to his injury. The nature and cause of fatal injury, thought to have been a catastrophic cardiac arrest, are still to be determined by authorities.
Incident Location: Station 14, 111 N. Snelling Ave. (U.S. National Grid: 15T VK 8681 7682)
Saint Paul Fire Department
645 Randolph Ave
U.S. National Grid: 15T VK 8995 7484
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102
Chief: Tim Butler
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.