Matthew David Goodnature

Firefighter Goodnature died while on-duty from injuries sustained from a fall while assigned to the Launch Fire in Oregon. Investigation into the fatal incident continues by National Forest, state, and local authorities. Incident Location: Vicinity of Four Mile Lake, OR (U.S. National Grid: 10T EN 62 03)

Department Information

Fremont-Winema National Forrest
1301 South G ST
U.S. National Grid: 10T GM 1910 7236
Lakeview, Oregon 97630

Chief: Joe Reinarz

Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.

Age: 21 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Wildland Contract 
Incident Date: Jul 29, 2014 18:30
Date of Death: Jul 29, 2014 
Cause of Death: Fall 
Nature of Death: Trauma 
Activity Type: Other 
Emergency Duty: Yes
Duty Type: On-Scene Fire 
Fixed Property Use: Outdoor Property