Iowa fire chief dies while responding to incident

The chief of Earling Fire and Rescue died after becoming ill while responding to a combine and field fire Saturday.

Emergency responders on scene rendered aid before Chief Tom Henrich was taken to Myrtue Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are pending.

The fire occurred about 2:40 p.m. near Highway 37 and Hazel Road.

We strive for accuracy. Report a typo, inaccuracy, or mistake here.

Share: