Students & Instructors
Hungry Valley Volunteer Fire Department
9070 Eagle Canyon Drive
Sparks, Nevada 89441
Chief: Daniel Thayer
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.
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify
fatality incident information.
|Rank:||Assistant Fire Chief|
|Incident Date:||Jun 5, 2014|
|Date of Death:||Jun 5, 2014|
|Cause of Death:||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of Death:||Heart Attack|
|Activity Type:||Not On Scene|
|Fixed Property Use:||Outdoor Property|