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Schenectady fire captain dies in ATV wreck

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The Schenectady Fire Department lost a captain Monday in an off-duty ATV accident. Capt. John Nicol, 47, died doing what he loved: exploring the backcountry. He and a friend were driving ATVs in Lewis County when the accident happened, Public Safety Commissioner Wayne Bennett said. Nicol was on the lead ATV, Bennett said. Suddenly, the dirt trail opened up into a bed of gravel. Nicol didn’t have time to slow down. “He lost control,” Bennett ...


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rubymorrell
August 13, 2013
9:47 a.m.

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Also leaves behind a daughter too!! Im his Aunt.

wmarincic
August 13, 2013
12:11 p.m.

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Condolences to his family and the SFD.

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