By Nicole Buchmann, Fox47:
More firefighters died by suicide than in the line of duty in 2017.
That statistic hits home for Delta Township’s new Fire Chief.
“It was a shock when you get a phone call that you have a firefighter killed himself the day before,” said Gregory Ginebaugh.
Gregory Ginebaugh was chief in Kentwood when he got that call.
It’s one he never expected.
“I’m trained in critical incident and peer support and I thought that I would have seen signs but that’s not always the case,” said Ginebaugh.
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