WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. (CBS4) ― The Wheat Ridge fire chief is in critical condition at Saint Anthony Central Hospital after a fall. Officials at the hospital said Chief Jim Payne is in a medically induced coma.
Assistant Chief Bob Dowling released a statement that said Payne was injured in a fall at his home Saturday. Other reports say he fell 30 feet.
Payne has been a member of the Wheat Ridge department for more than 14 years.
We are all thinking of you Jim. Get well my friend.
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