Updated 3:33 p.m. with photo from Truck Co. 14
A St. Louis firefighter died while on duty today at a fire station on S. Kingshighway.
St. Louis Fire Department spokesman Captain Dan Sutter says Jeffrey Hudson appeared to have passed away in his sleep.
Hudson went out on a call early this morning than returned to Fire Station #36.
Sutter says he was found in his bunk later in the morning.
The department says Hudson’s death likely will be considered in the line of duty.