The death of a Nile Township volunteer firefighter at a crash scene is being investigated by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
Rocky E. Dunkin, 24, was found unconscious at the scene of a motor vehicle crash on U.S. 52 near Friendship, Ohio, according to WOWK TV13,
Dunkin was reportedly helping medical personnel with crash victims. The crash was reported at about 2:30 a.m. Sunday.
After being found unconscious at the scene by fellow firefighters, he was transported to South Ohio Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at about 3:15 a.m.
The incident is under investigation by the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Portsmouth Post.