Students & Instructors
Cal Fire Santa Clara Unit
15670 Monterey Street
USNG: 10S FG 2099 07912
Morgan Hill, California 95037
Chief: Steve Woodill
Battalion Chief Van Wormer was on assignment in Santa Cruz working an investigation. He was having dinner with an associate. Battalion Chief Van Wormer lost consciousness and was immediately transported to the hospital. His death was caused by a heart attack.
Robert Eugene Van Wormer was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.
|Incident Date:||Oct 27, 2012 19:00|
|Date of Death:||Oct 27, 2012|
|Cause of Death:||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of Death:||Heart Attack|
|Duty Type:||Other On-Duty|
|Fixed Property Use:||Store/Office|