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Young Huntsville Fire cadet dies after training exercise: City Officials
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Young Huntsville Fire cadet dies after training exercise: City Officials

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — A young Huntsville Fire & Rescue cadet has died after finishing a training exercise, according to Huntsville City officials. 31-year-old Bryant McGowan died on Thursday, July 28 at Huntsville Hospital, the City reported. One dead in overnight Huntsville shooting McGowan, who was hired by the City in March 2022, was training to become a firefighter. Officials say the cadet “became medically distressed” on Thursday after completing a training exercise. City officials say an on-site paramedic immediately helped McGowan. He was transported to Huntsville Hospital, where he later died. There will be an autopsy to determine the cause of death, according to officials. Mayor Tommy Battle is asking for the community to pray for the c...