It is in great sadness and with heavy hearts, that we as a Brotherhood post the 6th Line Of Duty Death in 2012 from the United States Fire Administration. Fellow Brother Firefighter III Duane Ibarra has made the ultimate sacrifice in love for their fellow man. Our sincerest condolences go out to his family and members of the Maui County Department of Fire and Public Safety.
Rank: Firefighter III
Years of Service: 20
Date of Incident: 01/18/2012
Time of Incident: 1822hrs
Date of Death: 01/18/2012
Fire Department: Maui County Department of Fire and Public Safety
Address: 200 Dairy RD, Kahului, HI 96732
Fire Department Chief: Jeffrey Murray
Incident Description: Firefighter Ibarra was found unresponsive in the fire station workout room at 1822hrs. Efforts to revive Ibarra by his co-workers were unsuccessful.
Incident Location: Pending
Funeral Arrangements: Pending
Memorial Fund Contact and Address: Pending
Tribute is being paid to Firefighter III Duane Ibarra at http://www.usfa.fema.gov/fireservice/fatalities/
To date, six firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2012. Year-to-date monthly and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online @ http://www.usfa.fema.gov/fireservice/fatalities/statistics/ff_stats...