ANDOVER, New Jersey — A councilman and rescue squad member died of a heart attack just after responding to a crash involving his own daughter Saturday.
LeHigh Valley Live reports that Eskil Danielson, 49, was dispatched with his squad to a crash. He soon realized that his 19-year-old daughter, Alycia, was one of the crash victims. He helped treat his daughter and someone who was in another vehicle involved in the crash.
Danielson then went to the hospital to check on his daughter and had a massive heart attack in the waiting room.
He died about four hours later.
His daughter was treated and released from the hospital.