A seven year NorthStar EMS employee and operations supervisor dies following a spinal injury. Eddie Cook died in a diving accident over the weekend. NorthStar EMS Facebook announced Cook’s death. Cook was flown to UAB following the accident on Saturday and died Tuesday evening. Operations Manager David White says Cook was an outstanding co-worker. He was able to treat the physical needs and provide comfort to the people he helped. White says Cook’s wife is amazed with the outpouring of support for her family during this tragic loss. Reports say, friends of Cook have set up a GoFundMe page for Cook's wife and family to help with hotel, travel and bills. White asks for the community’s continued prayers for the family and the Talladega EMS operation.