New York Trooper Dies From 9/11-Related Illness

Trooper Brian Falb;  Photo: Damien Battinell

Trooper Brian Falb; Photo: Damien Battinell

A New York State Trooper assigned to search and rescue following the 9/11 attacks has died from a 9/11-related illness. 

Trooper Brian Falb was diagnosed with brain cancer last year and it was certified as being related to his 9/11 exposure by the World Trade Center Health Program.

Trooper Falb was 47-years old and the father of four.


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