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The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatalities: VA

It is with deep sadness and regret that I post the second double firefighter fatality Line of duty death in as many days. Fellow brother firefighters Chief Posey Dillon and Firefighter William Altice. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Rocky Mount FD.



Posey Dillon



Rank: Fire Chief

Age: 59

Gender: Male

Status: Volunteer

Years of Service: 20+

Date of Incident: 07/26/2010

Time of Incident:… Continue

Added by Brad Hoff on July 27, 2010 at 5:00pm — No Comments

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatalities: CT

It is with great sadness and deep regret that I post a double firefighter fatality Line of duty death announcement of fellow brother firefighters Lt. Steven Valasquez and Firefighter Michel Baik. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Bridgeport FD.



Steven Velasquez



Rank: Lieutenant

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Status: Career

Years of Service: 16+

Date of Incident: 07/24/2010

Time of Incident:… Continue

Added by Brad Hoff on July 26, 2010 at 1:15pm — No Comments

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: MA

It is with deep regret that I post the following USFA official line of duty death announcement of fellow brother firefighter David Sullivan. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Otis FD.



David Sullivan



Rank: Firefighter

Age: 70

Gender: Male

Status: Volunteer

Years of Service: 20+

Date of Incident: 07/24/2010

Time of Incident: 1500hrs

Date of Death: 07/25/2010



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Added by Brad Hoff on July 26, 2010 at 1:00pm — No Comments

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: PA

It is with great sadness and deep regret that I post the third firefighter death in lesss than a week from my home state of PA. USFA official line of duty death announcement of fellow brother firefighter Richard Springman. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Trout Run Volunteer Fire Co.





Richard L. Springman



Rank: Firefighter

Age: 20

Gender: Male

Status: Volunteer

Years of Service: 6

Date of… Continue

Added by Brad Hoff on July 15, 2010 at 10:38am — No Comments

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: PA

It is with deep regret that I post the following USFA official line of duty death announcement of fellow brother firefighter Engineer Charles Hornberger. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Milmont Park Fire Company Station #49.



Charles Hornberger



Rank: Engineer

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Status: Volunteer

Years of Service: 30

Date of Incident: 06/30/10

Time of Incident: 1140hrs

Date of Death:… Continue

Added by Brad Hoff on July 14, 2010 at 2:00pm — No Comments

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: PA

It is with deep regret that I post the following USFA official line of duty death announcement of fellow brother firefighter Chief Driver Douglass Smith. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Liberty hose Co. No. 1.





Douglas L. Smith



Rank: Firefighter - Chief Driver

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Status: Volunteer

Years of Service: 29

Date of Incident: 07/09/2010

Time of Incident: 1030hrs

Date of… Continue

Added by Brad Hoff on July 13, 2010 at 9:46am — No Comments

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: SC

It is with deep regret that I post the following USFA official line of duty death announcement of fellow brother firefighter Engineer Charles Flintom. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Pelham-Batesville Fire Department.



Charles Robert “Bob” Flintom



Rank: Engineer

Age: 61

Gender: Male

Status: Career

Years of Service: 30+

Date of Incident: 07/01/2010

Time of Incident: 1000hrs

Date of Death:… Continue

Added by Brad Hoff on July 12, 2010 at 12:45pm — No Comments

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: TX

It is with deep regret that I post the following USFA official line of duty death announcement of fellow brother firefighter Captain Thomas Araguz III. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Wharton Fire Department.







Thomas Araguz III



Rank: Captain

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Status: Volunteer

Years of Service: 11

Date of Incident: 07/03/2010

Time of Incident: 2130hrs

Date of Death:… Continue

Added by Brad Hoff on July 7, 2010 at 10:30am — No Comments

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: IL

It is with deep regret that I post the following USFA official line of duty death announcement of fellow brother firefighter Lt. Frank Fouts V. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Kankakee Fire Department.



Frank William Fouts, V



Rank: Lieutenant

Age: 37

Gender: Male

Status: Career

Years of Service: 17

Date of Incident: 7/01/2010

Time of Incident: 1100hrs

Date of Death:… Continue

Added by Brad Hoff on July 6, 2010 at 5:00pm — No Comments

The United States Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: IA

It is with deep regret that I post the following USFA official line of duty death announcement of fellow brother firefighter Steven Scott Crannell. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Guthrie Center Fire Department.





Steven Scott Crannell



Rank: Firefighter

Age: 47

Gender: Male

Status: Volunteer

Years of Service: 20

Date of Incident: 04/21/2010

Time of Incident: 0005hrs

Date of Death:… Continue

Added by Brad Hoff on July 2, 2010 at 2:15pm — No Comments

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