Midfield Fire Chief Donald Jones dies

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MIDFIELD, Ala. (WIAT) — Midfield Fire Chief Donald Jones died Wednesday afternoon.

Jones, 59, died around noon Wednesday after going into cardiac arrest during his lunch break, according to Mayor Gary Richardson. He had been fire chief in Midfield since 2020, coming to the city after spending 26 years with the Birmingham Fire Department.

Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin says he is “very saddened to hear” about Jones’ death.

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