Firefighter Line of Duty Deaths

Line-Of-Duty Deaths
In recognizing the sacrifice of fallen firefighters, this section will serve as a constant memorial to those who have given their lives protecting and ensuring the safety of the communities they serve. The significance of their contributions cannot be minimized, and while they will be dearly missed, their legacy lives on in the spirit of those who continue to serve.

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Edward Roddy -   - [Somerset, Pennsylvania]
Pa. firefighter stricken at Nov. garage fire, dies
Randy Hiti -   - [Duluth, Minnesota]
LODD: Minn. firefighter suffers medical emergency
Kenneth Stanton -   - [Anderson, South Carolina]
S.C. firefighter struck, killed at crash scene, driver arrested
Randy Parker -   - [Macon, Georgia]
Ga. fire Lt. killed, 5 firefighters hurt in collapse
Garry Rose -   - [McMechen, West Virginia]
LODD: W.Va. firefighter collapses on medical run
Kenneth Lehr -   - [Macoupin County, Illinois]
Ill. fire chief hit, killed by fire truck
Mike Cooper -   - [Centerville, Iowa]
LODD: Iowa asst. chief dies after 14-hour industrial fire
Cliff Sanders -   - [Caney, Kansas]
LODD: Kan. firefighter dies responding to grass fire
Ronnie Peek -   - [Garden City, New Jersey]
LODD: Kan. firefighter dies after training
Frank Tremaine -   - [Jackson, California]
LODD: Calif. Capt. dies after vehicle-crash response
Chris Tindall -   - [Raymore, Missouri]
LODD: Mo. Batt. Chief suffers medical emergency
Erik Steciak -   - [Bel Air, Maryland]
LODD: Md. firefighter, medic hit by fire vehicle on scene
Joseph Sanford Jr. -   - [Long Island, New York]
LODD: NY firefighter dies from injuries
Gus Losleben -   - [Hardin County, Tennessee]
Tenn. firefighter killed in crash with log truck
Joyce Craig Lewis -   - [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]
Female Philly firefighter killed battling house fire
John Burns -   - [Myrtle Beach, South Carolina]
LODD: S.C. Lt. found unresponsive in station
Tom Rhamey -   - [Lakeville, Ohio]
Ohio firefighter dies after on-duty heart attack
Samir Ashmar -   - [Upper Macungie Township, Pennsylvania]
LODD: Pa. fire marshal dies of cardiac arrest
Art Treon -   - [Cape May County, New Jersey]
LODD: NJ fire coordinator dies after fire
James Foote -   - [Summit, New York]
LODD: NY firefighter collapses in station

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