AUSTIN FIRE DEPARTMENT CADET DIES DURING TRAINING
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A 34-year-old Austin Fire Cadet died while in training yesterday after having a medical emergency at the fire department’s training academy Monday.
Fire Cadet (Trainee) Devon Coney, who had previously worked for the fire department as a civilian employee for four years, died Tuesday evening of a yet to be determined medical emergency. Numerous reports indicate that Firefighter Cadet Coney was beloved throughout the AFD.
Coney had a medical emergency at 0730 hours Monday at the academy and was taken to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center where he later passed away.
Our condolences to all those affected. Rest In Peace.
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