State trooper dies from 9/11 related illness

Trooper Brian Falb Trooper Brian Falb | Photo: New York State Police.

March 13, 2017 11:44 AM

A state trooper has died from an illness he got in the days after 9/11.

Trooper Brian Falb served in the aid and recovery at the World Trade Center site in the days following the terrorist attack.

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Trooper Falb had been with the state police for almost 19 years.

He is survived by his wife and kids.

Funeral arrangements have not been announced yet.


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