It is in great sadness, that we as a Brotherhood, post the 25th Line Of Duty Death for 2014 from the United States Fire Administration. Fellow Brother Firefighter & Lieutenant Bobby Mollere has made the ultimate sacrifice in love for their fellow man. Our sincerest condolences go out to his family, friends and our Brothers & Sisters with the Hellsgate Fire Department.
Years of Service: 15
Date of Incident: 03/08/2014
Time of Incident: 0900hrs
Date of Death: 03/08/2014
Fire Department: Hellsgate Fire Department
Address: 80 S. Walters Lane, Star Valley, AZ 85541
Fire Department Chief: Gary Hatch
Incident Description: While performing a Wildland Pack Test, Lieutenant Mollere collapsed on the Payson High School track. Fellow firefighters on scene initiated a medical assessment and found Mollere in cardiac arrest. The EMTs and Paramedics began advanced life support immediately on scene. Lieutenant Mollere was transported to the Payson Regional Medical Center where resuscitative efforts continued until he passed away.
Incident Location: Payson High School track, AZ
Tribute is being paid to Lieutenant Bobby Mollere at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/
To date, 25 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2014. Year-to-date and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/fatalityData/stati...