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Reserve deputy dies after collapsing at World Police and Fire Games

68-year-old Jacob Castroll was competing in a race when he collapsed


By PoliceOne Staff

CASTAIC, CALIF. – An LA County reserve deputy died Friday after suffering a heart attack during a mountain biking race at the World Police and Fire Games.

According to the Associated Press, 68-year-old Jacob Castroll was competing in the race when he collapsed. He was found unresponsive by another participant.

LASD Reserve Deputy Jacob Castroll. (Photo/LASD)
LASD Reserve Deputy Jacob Castroll. (Photo/LASD)

He was rushed to a hospital, where he died.

Castroll had been a reserve deputy since 2010. He is survived by his wife and three children, according to The Signal.

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