On February 1, 2014, the Nutter Fort Fire Department responded to a rescue incident involving multiple patients due to a reported cell phone tower collapse on Murphy’s Run in Summit Park, WV. While rescuing a victim, Firefighter/EMT-I Garrett was severely injured during a secondary collapse. Firefighter Garrett was then transported to United Hospital Center where he succumbed to his injuries. Incident Location: Murphy’s Run Road, Summit Park, WV (U.S. National Grid: 17S NA 59 48)
Nutter Fort Fire Department
1415 Buckhannon Pike
U.S. National Grid: 17S NA 5876 4508
Nutter Fort, West Virginia 26301
Chief: Jeremy Haddix
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.