Off Duty Death: Chicago Fire Department Office of Fire Investigations Chief Michael V. Murphy Tragically Passes Away at High School Sporting Event

Tragic news out of Chicago as The Office of Fire Investigations Chief has passed away off duty at a high school sporting event.  More on the story below courtesy of The Chicago Tribune.  Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, and all who knew and worked with him.

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Chicago Tribune – “A high-ranking member of the Chicago Fire Department died of an apparent heart attack while attending a high school sports event with his son over the weekend.

“It is our sad duty to report the passing of Chicago Fire Department Office of Fire Investigations Chief Michael V. Murphy,” the department said in a statement.”

“Murphy, 56, was taking part in an aquatic event at Mount Carmel High School on the South Side with his 16-year-old son when he suffered a “massive heart attack,” the department said.”…Continue Reading Here

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