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Va. EMT Dies During Training

Dale City, Va. — Cecilia Turnbough’s husband says the Dale City volunteer EMT was always prepared for everything. But nothing could prepare him for her sudden death Sunday during a training exercise.

“One day, one day she’s here and one day she’s not,” said her husband, Chris Turnbough.

Turnbough is a Lieutenant at the Dale City Volunteer Fire Department, where his 42-year-old wife died while training to join her husband, son and niece as a volunteer firefighter — she was already a volunteer EMT.

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