Firefighter Rose was wheeling a patient through the doors of the Emergency Room at the Ohio Valley Medical Center when he collapsed and, shortly thereafter, passed away from an apparent heart attack.
Incident Location: 2000 Eoff Street, Wheeling, WV (U.S. National Grid: 17T NE 2378 3439)
McMechen Volunteer Fire Department
U.S. National Grid: 17S NE 2313 2651
McMechen, West Virginia 26040
Chief: Mark Martin
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.