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.

 

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