Ronnie W. Peek

Firefighter Peek fell ill while participating in fire department mandated air management training. He was subsequently transported to the hospital where he suffered a heart attack and passed away.

Department Information

Garden City Fire Department
302 N. 9th Street
Garden City, Kansas 67846

Chief: Allen Shelton

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

Age: 49 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Career 
Incident Date: Jan 22, 2015 20:00
Date of Death: Jan 22, 2015 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Heart Attack 
Activity Type: Not On Scene 
Emergency Duty: No
Duty Type: Training 
Fixed Property Use: Store/Office