RINGGOLD, Texas (TNN) - UPDATE
The victim has been identified as Duncan Henderson, an assistant fire chief for the Ringgold Volunteer Fire Department.
Henderson served with the Ringgold VFD for five years.
“Duncan was a great asset to the Ringgold VFD and will be truly missed. Please join us as we pray for comfort for his family and brothers in the fire service,” Chief Henley stated.
A fireman with the Ringgold Volunteer Fire Department was killed Tuesday night in the line of duty in a vehicle rollover, according to the Nocona News.
The fireman was attempting to respond to a mutual aid fire call on Eureka School Road.
The report says the fireman apparently lost control of his vehicle while attempting to assist Ringgold FVD in helping Nocona Rural FD fight a grass fire.
The accident is currently under investigation.
A passerby discovered the rollover with the driver inside of the vehicle at about 1 a.m. on Wednesday.
The Nocona Rural FD and Nocona EMS were sent to the scene and discovered it was one of their own.