Assistant Fire Chief Garcia was participating in wildland fire training when he collapsed from an apparent heart attack. Garcia was treated at the scene and then transported to the Northern Nevada Medical Center in Sparks, Nevada, where he succumbed to his injury.
Hungry Valley Volunteer Fire Department
9070 Eagle Canyon Drive
Sparks, Nevada 89441
Chief: Daniel Thayer
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.