Oscar Montano-Garcia

During operations on the Nabob fire in Northern California, Firefighter Montano-Garcia succumbed to a reported heart attack. Incident Location: Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest (USNG: 10T EM 07 48)

Department Information

Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest
3040 Biddle Road
USNG: 10T EM 1041 8995
Medford, Oregon 97504

Chief: National Forest Supervisor Rob MacWhorter

Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.

Age: 54 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Wildland Contract 
Incident Date: Aug 25, 2013 18:00
Date of Death: Aug 25, 2013 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Heart Attack 
Activity Type: Unknown 
Emergency Duty: Yes
Duty Type: On-Scene Non-Fire 
Fixed Property Use: Outdoor Property 
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