Shane M Clifton

Firefighter-paramedic Clifton was on duty and working out at the fire house when suddenly he wasn't feeling well and then collapsed. Clifton was treated by fellow firefighters and medics at the firehouse and then transported to Regions Hospital, where he succumbed to his injury. The nature and cause of fatal injury, thought to have been a catastrophic cardiac arrest, are still to be determined by authorities.

Incident Location: Station 14, 111 N. Snelling Ave. (U.S. National Grid: 15T VK 8681 7682)

Department Information

Saint Paul Fire Department
645 Randolph Ave
U.S. National Grid: 15T VK 8995 7484
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102

Chief: Tim Butler

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

Age: 38 
Rank: Firefighter/Paramedic 
Classification: Career 
Incident Date: Aug 31, 2015 17:00
Date of Death: Aug 31, 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