Iron River, WI (NNCNOW.com) - A retired Wisconsin police chief is being remembered as a brave man who unselfishly helped people.
The Iron River Police Department says its former Chief, Richard Zens, died of a heart attack after stopping to help put out a car fire and help those who were injured.
The incident happened Saturday in Jackson County Wisconsin.
Zens had a 39 year career in law enforcement, 17 of those in Iron River.
Funeral arrangements are pending.