Lieutenant Phillips passed away from an apparent heart attack several hours after responding to a fatal motor vehicle accident on Edmiston Road near Mt. Ulla, North Carolina.
Incident Location: 900 Edmiston Road (and Back Creek), Mt. Ulla, NC (U.S. National Grid: 17S NV 22533 43192)
Locke Township Fire Department
5405 Mooresville RD
U.S. National Grid: 17S NV 3735 4560
Salisbury, North Carolina 28147-7660
Chief: Rusty L. Alexander
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.