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Edward J Roddy

Firefighter Roddy suffered from a heart attack on November 5, 2014 while at the scene of a fire and did not recover. He passed away on February 22, 2015.

Department Information

Somerset Volunteer Fire Department
340 W Union ST
Somerset, Pennsylvania 15501

Chief: Michael Livengood

Edward J Roddy was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.
Age: 48 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident Date: Nov 5, 2014 17:15
Date of Death: Feb 22, 2015 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Heart Attack 
Activity Type: Unknown 
Emergency Duty: Yes
Duty Type: On-Scene Fire 
Fixed Property Use: Residential