It is in great sadness, that we as a Brotherhood, post the 73rd Line Of Duty Death for 2016 from the United States Fire Administration. Fellow Brother Firefighter Adam Long 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 DLA Columbus (Defense Logistics Agency) Fire and Emergency Services.
Years of Service: 20+
Date of Incident: 10/31/2016
Time of Incident: 1545hrs
Date of Death: 10/31/2016
Fire Department: Defense Supply Center Columbus Fire and Emergency Services
Address: 3990 E Broad ST, BLDG 46, Columbus, OH 43213
Fire Department Chief: Kenneth Pence
Incident Description: Firefighter Adam Long suffered a massive cardiac arrest while on-duty. Fellow responders treated Long and transported him to the hospital, but despite all efforts, Firefighter Long passed away.
Incident Location: 3990 E Broad ST, BLDG 46, Columbus, OH 43213
Tribute is being paid to Firefighter Adam Long at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/
To date, 73 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