WILMINGTON, MA — State Rep. Jim Miceli passed away shortly after 11am at Winchester Hospital, after collapsing during this morning’s Wilmington Little League Opening Day Ceremony at Rotary Park.
According to eye-witness reports, Miceli was immediately attended to by first responders, who gave him CPR for approximately 10-15 minutes.
According to the scanner reports, Miceli was in full cardiac arrest, unconscious and not breathing. He was transported via ambulance with a medic and 3 firefighters.
Miceli, 83, has represented Wilmington in the State House since 1977.
The news was confirmed with Wilmington Fire Chief Joseph McMahon.