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Tacoma Fire Department
901 Fawcett AVE
USNG: 10T ET 4215 3362
Tacoma, Washington 98402-5699
Chief: Jim Duggan
While working at the scene of an EMS incident, Firefighter Nejmeh collapsed from an apparent heart attack. Fellow responders rendered basic and advanced life support to Nejmeh and transported him to St. Joseph Medical Center where, despite the best efforts of the medical staff, he succumbed to his injury.
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify
fatality incident information.
|Incident Date:||May 14, 2013 11:55|
|Date of Death:||May 14, 2013|
|Cause of Death:||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of Death:||Heart Attack|
|Activity Type:||EMS/Patient Care|
|Duty Type:||On-Scene Non-Fire|
|Fixed Property Use:||N/A|