It is with the deepest sadness and sympathy that I post the following Line of duty death from the USFA. Fellow brother firefighter Randall Scott Davenport has made the ultimate sacrifice. Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and the members of the Marshall Fire Deprtment.
Randall Scott Davenport
Years of Service: 4
Date of Incident: 10/24/2010
Time of Incident: Pending
Date of Death: 10/24/2010
Fire Department: Marshall Fire Department
Address: 471 W Arrow ST, Marshall, MO 65340-1904
Fire Department Chief: John Rieves
Fire Department Website: http://www.marshallfire.com
Incident Description: Firefighter Davenport was found deceased on Sunday morning at the Marshall Firehouse within hours of fighting two structure fires. The cause of Firefighter Davenport death is still to be determined.
Incident Location: 471 W Arrow ST, Marshall, MO 65340-1904
Funeral Arrangements: Pending, updates will be posted @ http://www.mofirefuneral.org/
Memorial Fund Contact and Address: Pending
Tribute is being paid to Firefighter Randall Scott Davenport at http://www.usfa.dhs.gov/fireservice/fatalities/
To date, 68 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2010; 66 from incidents that occurred in 2010 and 2 from previous year incidents. Year-to-date monthly and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online @ http://www.usfa.dhs.gov/fireservice/fatalities/statistics/ff_stats....