Clifford “Cliff” Sanders

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)

Department Information

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.

Age: 55 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident Date: Jan 28, 2015 15:37
Date of Death: Jan 29, 2015 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Cerebrovascular Accident 
Activity Type: Responding 
Emergency Duty: Yes
Duty Type: Responding 
Fixed Property Use: Outdoor Property