It is in great sadness, that we as a Brotherhood, post the 12th Line Of Duty Death for 2015 from the United States Fire Administration. Fellow Brother Firefighter Randy Hiti 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 Rice Lake Fire Department.
Years of Service: 26
Date of Incident: 02/18/2015
Time of Incident: 2110hrs
Date of Death: 02/18/2015
Fire Department: Rice Lake Fire Department
Address: 4051 Martin Road, Duluth, MN 55803
Fire Department Chief: Scott Twining
Incident Description: Firefighter Randy Hiti was responding to a medical emergency call when he suffered a medical episode and passed away from injuries sustained. The cause of death remains under investigation.
Incident Location: Duluth, MN
Tribute is being paid to Firefighter Randy Hiti at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/
To date, 12 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2015. Year-to-date and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/fatalityData/stati...