VIDEO: NY Trooper Dies From 9/11-Related Illness

A New York state trooper died Tuesday from a 9/11-related illness, reports WNYT.

Trooper Michael Anson, 56, spent 31 years with the New York State Police. He was assigned to help with search and recovery at the World Trade Center.

Anson served his entire career in Troop G, working as a school resource officer and helping with training. He leaves behind a wife and three children.