Stratford firefighter dies unexpectedly

The Stratford Fire Department is mourning the loss of one of its own.The fire chief says Thomas McCabe was found dead this morning while off

STRATFORD - The Stratford Fire Department is mourning the loss of one of its own.

The fire chief says Thomas McCabe was found dead this morning while off duty.

He says he is not sure how McCabe died, but it may have been from a medical issue.

McCabe was 54.

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