Firefighter Buck was critically injured on March 3, 2015, while fighting a residential structure fire when the front porch of the home collapsed on him. Buck was rescued and transported to UPMC Altoona where he succumbed to a head injury March 9, 2015.
Incident Location: 714 Daisy Street, Clearfield, PA (U.S. National Grid: 17T QF 1620 4505)
Lawrence Township Volunteer Fire Company #1 - Clearfield County Station #5
425 Mill RD
U.S. National Grid: 17T QF 1465 4568
Clearfield, Pennsylvania 16830
Chief: Elliott Neeper
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.