Mark Thomas Urban

Department Information

Boise Smokejumpers - Bureau of Land Management
3833 S. Development AVE
USNG: 11T NJ 6386 2409
Boise, Idaho 83705

Chief: Base Manager Hector Madrid

Firefighter Urban, a smoke jumper for the Bureau of Land Management, died from injuries sustained while performing a proficiency jump. Investigation into the fatal incident continues. Incident Location: Smith Prairie Airport, ID (USNG: 11T PJ 180 174)

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

Age: 40 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Wildland Full-Time 
Incident Date: Sep 27, 2013 12:30
Date of Death: Sep 27, 2013 
Cause of Death: Fall 
Nature of Death: Trauma 
Activity Type: Not On Scene 
Emergency Duty: No
Duty Type: Training 
Fixed Property Use: