Georgia Sheriff’s Deputy Dies During Training

Forsyth County Sheriff’s Deputy Spencer Englett died after suffering a “traumatic medical event” during a training exercise Thursday.

Forsyth County Deputy Sheriff Spencer Englett collapsed during his first day of training at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Pickens County, Sheriff Ron Freeman said in a news release Thursday.

Englett, who was recently married, was rushed to Piedmont Mountainside Medical Center in Jasper where he died, the release said. It’s unclear what the “traumatic medical event” was that led to his death.



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