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)
Boise Smokejumpers - Bureau of Land Management
3833 S. Development AVE
USNG: 11T NJ 6386 2409
Boise, Idaho 83705
Chief: Base Manager Hector Madrid
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.