Firefighter Sanders became ill and collapsed at the firehouse while responding to a grass fire call. Sanders was treated immediately at the station by fellow responders and transported to Jane Phillips Hospital in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, and then on to St. Johns Hospital in Tulsa where he died January 29th from a stroke.
Incident Location: 127 N Spring St, Caney, KS, 67333 (U.S. National Grid: 15S TB 3873 0033)
Caney Volunteer Fire Department
127 N Spring St
U.S. National Grid: 15S TB 3873 0033
Caney, Kansas 67333
Chief: Tom Jones
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.