Kevin J Bristol

Firefighter Bristol and the members of his department responded to a kitchen fire at 0557hrs. The incident was concluded and Firefighter Bristol returned to quarters. He went off-duty at 0700hrs. At approximately 1400hrs, Firefighter Bristol’s spouse found him unconscious and not breathing.

EMS responders treated him and transported him to the hospital but he could not be revived. The cause of death was a heart attack.

Department Information

Peekskill Fire Department
828 Main ST
U.S. National Grid: 18T WL 9017 7167
Peekskill, New York 10566-2016

Chief: Robert Fiorio

Kevin J Bristol was honored on the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, Maryland and was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.
Age: 48 
Rank: Firefighter/EMT 
Classification: Career 
Incident Date: Mar 3, 2014 05:57
Date of Death: Mar 3, 2014 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Heart Attack 
Activity Type: Not On Scene 
Emergency Duty: No
Duty Type: After 
Fixed Property Use: