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Indian Peaks Fire Protection District
PO Box 205
10 Utica ST
Ward, Colorado 80481
Chief: Norman Bowers
Firefighter Marchman collapsed and died from an apparent heart attack in the Brainard Lake Recreational Area while hiking back out to the Blue Lake/Mitchell Lake Trailhead parking lot after he and fellow responders helped rescue an injured hiker and move her to a suitable location for transport by a Flight for Life helicopter to the Good Samaritan Hospital.
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify
fatality incident information.
|Incident Date:||Jul 9, 2014 12:00|
|Date of Death:||Jul 9, 2014|
|Cause of Death:||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of Death:||Heart Attack|
|Activity Type:||Search and Rescue|
|Fixed Property Use:||Outdoor Property|