Georgia firefighter dies during first shift
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ATLANTA — A Georgia fire department in Camden County is mourning the loss of a firefighter who died April 17 while on duty during his first shift. Efren Medina, a 21-year-old EMT, died after responding to a medical call with the team early last Saturday, St. Marys Fire Chief Tom Lackner told Action News Jax. "He was known for his long time passion for firefighting and his love of the fire service. ... We greatly appreciate the outpouring of sympathy, support and condolences during this very difficult time," the department said in a Facebook post. Lackner told Action News Jax the department has...