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The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) has received notice of the following firefighter fatalities: NV

It is in great sadness, that we as a Brotherhood, post the 36th & 37th Line Of Duty Deaths for 2016 from the United States Fire Administration. Fellow Brother Firefighters Jacob O’Malley & Will Hawkins have made the ultimate sacrifice in love for their fellow man. Our sincerest condolences go out to their family, friends and our Brothers & Sisters with the BLM Nevada State Office.

Jacob O’Malley


Rank: Firefighter
Age: 27
Gender: Male
Status: Wildland



Will Hawkins


Rank: Firefighter
Age: 22
Gender: Male
Status: Wildland



Date of Incident: 07/10/2016
Time of Incident: 1720hrs
Date of Death: 07/10/2016


Fire Department: BLM Nevada State Office
Address: 1340 Financial BLVD, Reno NV 89502
Fire Department Chief: Director John Ruhs


Incident Description: BLM Nevada State Office

Incident Location: Mile marker 6 - Southbound lanes of Highway 140 (USNG: 11T MF 2499 8386)


Tribute is being paid to Firefighter Jacob O’Malley and Firefighter Will Hawkins at at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/



To date, 37 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2016. Year-to-date and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online at https://www.usfa.fema.gov/data/statistics/ff_fatality_reports.html

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