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Trooper William P. Keane (New York State Police photo) Trooper William P. Keane (New York State Police photo)
Trooper William P. Keane (New York State Police photo) Trooper William P. Keane (New York State Police photo)
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A New York state trooper died while on duty and attending a conference in Utah, Superintendent Joseph D'Amico announced.

Trooper William P. Keane, 56, suffered a fatal heart attack on Friday at the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance conference in Salt Lake City, D'Amico said.

A Navy veteran, Keane served 26 years with the State Police. He had been assigned to the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit since 1995.

Keane left behind his wife, seven children, and five grandchildren, police said.

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