Dennis Channell

Fire Captain Channell fell ill during or soon after responding to a medical call. Captain Channell passed away in the hospital the following day from a reported stroke.

Department Information

Poyen Fire Department
PO Box 218, 107 N Front ST
U.S. National Grid: 15S WT 3307 9819
Poyen, Arkansas 72128-0218

Chief: Claude Hardin

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

Age: 54 
Rank: Fire Captain 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident Date: Feb 9, 2014 
Date of Death: Feb 10, 2014 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Cerebrovascular Accident 
Activity Type: Unknown 
Emergency Duty: Yes
Duty Type:  
Fixed Property Use: Residential