Daniel Edward Hampton

Firefighter/EMT Hampton was fatally injured when the ambulance he was driving struck the rear of a semi-trailer truck. His firefighter/paramedic partner, Timothy Pierce, and the patient in the ambulance both received injuries and were transported to a local trauma center for treatment. Investigation into the fatal accident continues by local and state authorities.

Incident Location: 19000 SH 29, Liberty Hill, TX 78642 (USNG: 14R NU 9672 9670)

Department Information

Burnet Fire Department
P.O. Box 1369, 1001 Buchanan Drive
U.S. National Grid: 14R NV 7258 0310
Burnet, Texas 78611

Chief: Mark Ingram

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

Age: 35 
Rank: Firefighter/EMT 
Classification: Part-Time (Paid) 
Incident Date: Sep 18, 2015 21:10
Date of Death: Sep 18, 2015 
Cause of Death: Vehicle Collision - Includes Aircraft 
Nature of Death: Trauma 
Activity Type: Driving/Operating Vehicle/Apparatus 
Emergency Duty: Yes
Duty Type:  
Fixed Property Use: Street/Road