Senior Captain Bayless collapsed during Rules Of Air Management (ROAM) training. Crews on scene began immediate treatment and Senior Captain Bayless was transported to Alaska Regional Hospital where he later passed away from a nature of fatal injury still to be reported.
Incident Location: Anchorage Fire Department Training Center, 1150 Airport Heights Rd (U.S. National Grid: 06V UN 4819 8965)
Anchorage Fire Department
100 E 4th Avenue
U.S. National Grid: 06V UN 4522 9053
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Chief: Peter C. Bushue
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.