Firefighter Meyer fell ill while working at the scene of a multiple alarm fire in a commercial warehouse building. Fellow responders immediately rendered medical aid to Meyer who succumbed to his injury, the nature of which is pending completion of an autopsy.
Incident Location: 615 Union Ave, Union Beach, NJ 07735 (U.S. National Grid: 18T WK 7073 7741)
Union Beach Fire Department
650 Poole AVE
U.S. National Grid: 18T WK 6961 7684
Union Beach, New Jersey 07735
Chief: Ronald Burkhardt, Jr.
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.