Fla. trooper dies after heart attack during training exercise
The 32-year veteran was rushed to a local hospital where he died
Duty Death: Sgt. Daniel Hinton - [Fort Myers, Florida]
End of Service: 02/19/2019
By PoliceOne Staff
FORT MYERS, Fla. — A Florida Highway Patrol trooper died during a training exercise on Tuesday.
Master Sgt. Daniel Hinton, 56, suffered a heart attack during a training exercise, WINK News reports. He was rushed to a local hospital where he died.
Hinton served with Florida Highway Patrol for 32 years.
The entire @FLHSMV family mourns today for the loss of one of our own, FHP Master Sergeant Daniel Hinton. Master Sgt. Hinton was an extraordinary individual and a hero. We ask that you keep his wife and family in your prayers. #FHP #EOW pic.twitter.com/SKix1qYk84— FLHSMV (@FLHSMV) February 19, 2019
Tribute to a fallen hero, FHP Master Sergeant Daniel Hinton...RIP Brother pic.twitter.com/IOAvoT56lX— FHP SWFL (@FHPSWFL) February 19, 2019
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