Dwight Greer

Approximately one hour after returning to quarters from a carbon monoxide response call, Firefighter Greer suffered a cardiac related medical emergency at the station while participating in fire department mandated physical training. Greer was treated by fellow responders and transported to the hospital where he succumbed to his injury.

Incident Location: 730 Forest Park Circle, Philadelphia, MS (U.S. National Grid: 16S CB 0245 2916)

Department Information

Philadelphia Fire Department
907 Herman Alford Memorial HWY
U.S. National Grid: 16S CB 0251 3079
Philadelphia, Mississippi 39350

Chief: Pierce Clark

Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.

Age: 44 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Career 
Incident Date: May 6, 2015 17:08
Date of Death: May 6, 2015 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Heart Attack 
Activity Type: Fitness Activity 
Emergency Duty: No
Duty Type: Training 
Fixed Property Use: Store/Office