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.
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 http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/
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 https://www.usfa.fema.gov/data/statistics/ff_fatality_reports.html