Daisy Mountain FD captain dies in hunting accident

A Daisy Mountain Fire Department captain died Thursday in a hunting accident in Colorado, according to the department.

Cpt. David "Wade" Barter was a 17-year veteran of the department, holding titles of firefighter, engineer, paramedic, captain, hazardous materials technician, terrorist liaison officer and special operations coordinator.

In a Facebook post mourning Barter, the department also noted that he was a Navy veteran.

Barter leaves behind five sons and a wife, according to the department.

Time and location of a memorial service have not yet been determined.

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