Andover Borough rescue worker dies after responding to daughter’s crash

An Andover Borough councilman who is also a rescue squad member died soon after answering an emergency call involving his teenage daughter.

Andover Borough Councilman Eskil Scott Danielson died after responding to his daughter's car crash call. Danielson was also a rescue squad member.

Andover Borough Councilman Eskil Scott Danielson died after responding to his daughter's car crash call. Danielson was also a rescue squad member. (1/18/16)

ANDOVER BOROUGH - An Andover Borough councilman who is also a rescue squad member died soon after answering an emergency call involving his teenage daughter.

Eskil Scott Danielson suffered a massive heart attack Saturday afternoon.

Danielson responded to a call that his daughter was involved in a car accident along Route 206 in Byram Township.

While checking on her condition at the hospital, he collapsed and did not survive. His daughter was treated and released from the hospital the same day.

Danielson was a long-time public servant and rescue squad member in Warren and Sussex counties.

Funeral services will be held at Cochran Funeral Home in Hackettstown Thursday at 10 a.m.

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