Another NYC emergency medical tech dies

March 17, 2006 at 1:20 PM
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NEW YORK, March 17 (UPI) -- A 41-year-old New York paramedic has died from illness reportedly stemming from the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.

Deborah Reeve died Wednesday of an aggressive form of lung cancer, becoming the third emergency medical technician to die from a Ground Zero illness, reports the New York Post.

Her husband, David, 45, also a paramedic, her daughter and her son were at her side, the report said.

Deborah worked at Ground Zero, starting six months after the hijacked planes smashed into the Twin Towers, the report said.

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