Rhode Island Captain Dies After On-Duty Injury

North Kingstown Fire Capt. David Mowbray, 52, had been on medical leave after suffering a broken back on a medical call.


Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Nov. 27 for a Rhode Island firefighter who died Saturday, Nov. 24.

North Kingstown Rescue Capt. David Mowbray, 52, was a 25-year veteran with the fire department.

Mowbray was on medical leave after he suffered a broken back on a medical call earlier this year, according to the USFA.

He leaves behind his wife and two daughters Kimberlee and Michelle. 

Visiting hours will Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home in Warwick. 

The funeral service is scheduled for Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

Donations may be sent to North Kingstown Firefighters Scholarship Fund (PO Box 844 North Kingstown, RI 02853.