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Ridgeville firefighter dies in accident while responding to fire

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State Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident in Dorchester County.

At around 4:30 Sunday afternoon, a truck was traveling on Horseford Road in Ridgeville when it went off the road, struck a tree and killed the driver.

The driver is identified as 58-year-old Michael Louis Broz of Ridgeville.

Broz was a volunteer with the local fire department and was responding to a fire call at Beidler Forrest in his pickup truck. Officials say Broz died on the scene.

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