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Randy Williford


On July 6, Lieutenant Randy Williford of the North Little Rock Fire Department suffered a heart attack after attempting to complete an agility test required for a promotion to the rank of Captain. Lieutenant Williford died of hert failure at a hospital on July 9.
photo of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Randy Williford was honored on the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, Maryland and was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.

Department information

North Little Rock Fire Department
723 Maple
North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114

Chief: C.R. Vaughan

Age: 44
Rank: Lieutenant
Classification: Career
Incident date: July 6, 1995
Date of death: July 9, 1995
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion
Nature of death: Heart Attack
Activity type: Fitness Activity
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Training

Last updated: June 13, 2012