IRVINE (CNS) - A 49-year-old Orange County firefighter suffered an apparent heart attack at a station in Rancho Santa Margarita and was declared dead shortly afterward, an Orange County Fire Authority spokesman said.
Greg Hennessey was found in full cardiac arrest at OCFA Station 45 at 30131 Avenutra about and taken to
Hennessey, a former Eagle Scout who worked for the department for 24 years, was an apparatus engineer, Concialdi said, adding that he mentored youths in the Explorer program.
“Today we have lost a valuable family member,” OCFA Chief Keith Richter said. “Greg was a respected engineer and indispensable mentor to the young lives that he helped.”
Hennessey, who lived in
Funeral arrangements were being made, Concialdi said.