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

It is in great sadness, that we as a Brotherhood, post the 67th Line Of Duty Death for 2016 from the United States Fire Administration. Fellow Brother Firefighter/Paramedic Sean McMullin 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 West County EMS & Fire Protection District.

Sean McMullin

Rank: Firefighter/Paramedic
Age: 46
Gender: Male
Status: Career
Years of Service: 14

Date of Incident: 09/24/2016
Time of Incident: 1250hrs
Date of Death: 09/24/2016

Fire Department: West County EMS & Fire Protection District
Address: 223 Henry AVE, Manchester, MO 63011
Fire Department Chief: Ernie Rhodes

Incident Description: Firefighter/Paramedic Sean McMullin was found unresponsive while on-duty at West County EMS & Fire Protection District Station 2. Fellow responders initiated lifesaving efforts, but were unsuccessful. The nature and cause of McMullin's fatal injury have not been reported.

Incident Location: 13790 Manchester RD, Ballwin, MO 63011

Tribute is being paid to Firefighter/Paramedic Sean McMullin at

To date, 67 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2016. Year-to-date and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online at

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