While performing a Wildland Pack Test, Lieutenant Mollere collapsed on the Payson High School track. Fellow firefighters on scene initiated a medical assessment and found Mollere in cardiac arrest. The EMTs and Paramedics began advanced life support immediately on scene. Lieutenant Mollere was transported to the Payson Regional Medical Center where resuscitative efforts continued until he passed away.
Incident Location: Payson High School track, AZ (U.S. National Grid: 12S VC 6952 8857)
Hellsgate Fire Department
80 S. Walters Lane
U.S. National Grid: USNG: 12S VC 7643 9042
Star Valley, Arizona 85541
Chief: Chief Gary Hatch
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.