APPLETON, Wisconsin. (KWWL) – An Appleton firefighter was shot in killed in the line duty on Wednesday.
That’s according to a post on the Appleton Fire Department’s Facebook page.
The firefighter was shot, along with three other people while at the scene of a medical emergency.
The firefighter, a 14-year veteran of the department, later died at the hospital.
An Appleton police officer was also shot and is recovering at a local hospital.
Police are investigating the incident.