Charles A. Pierson

After responding to the fire station for the report of a motor vehicle accident, Chief Pierson suffered a medical emergency and collapsed while boarding the first due apparatus. Although fellow responders came to his aid, Chief Pierson passed away in the fire station from a nature of injury still to be reported. Incident Location: CR 21 and Pleasant Valley RD, Kenna, WV 25248 (USNG: 17S MC 4212 8249)

Department Information

Southern Jackson County Volunteer Fire Department
PO Box 125, CR 21 and Pleasant Valley RD
USNG: 17S MC 4212 8249
Kenna, West Virginia 25248

Chief: Acting Fire Chief Lori Pierson

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

Age: 76 
Rank: Fire Chief 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident Date: Dec 7, 2013 05:03
Date of Death: Dec 7, 2013 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Heart Attack 
Activity Type: Responding 
Emergency Duty: Yes
Duty Type: Responding 
Fixed Property Use:  
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