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NYPD Hero Detective Christopher Cranston Who Rushed To Ground Zero Dies From 9/11 Related Illness

The 200th New York City firefighter has died from ailments stemming from working at the toxic World Trade Center site in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, according to city officials.

NYPD had a lot of victims that died long after 9/11 attacks too.

A police detective from New York Christopher Cranston has died from an illness related to his work at Ground Zero after the September 11, 2001 terror attack on the Twin Towers, police have said.

Sharing the heartbreaking news on Twitter, The 62nd Precinct wrote:

Today, we mourn the loss of Detective Christopher Cranston who lost his brave battle with 9/11-related illness.

Chris began his career in the 62 Precinct & exemplified the very best in our profession. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.

The Senate is expected to vote this week on extending the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund.

Two Republican senators Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) had fiscal concerns about the bill and held up the vote in the Senate last week.