An Orchard Farm, Missouri, volunteer firefighter died while heading to the scene of a structure fire on Sunday.  60 year old Larry Lawhorn was driving a tanker truck when he suffered a medical problem as he headed to a blaze in Portage des Sioux.  The vehicle Lawhorn was driving left the road and came to rest in a field around 2:00am.

Despite resuscitation efforts by firefighters and paramedics, Lawhorn did not survive.   His cause of death is under investigation.  Orchard Farm is in central St. Charles County off Highway 94.


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