Fewer than 24 hours after responding to an emergency call with the Memphis Fire Department, Fire Lieutenant Smith was found deceased near his residence inside of his personal vehicle. The nature and cause of Lieutenant Smith's fatal injury are still to be reported.
Incident Location: Commercial structure, 1535 Thomas, Memphis, TN 38107 (U.S. National Grid: 15S YU 6995 9737)
Memphis Fire Department
65 S Front Street
U.S. National Grid: 15S YU 6830 9297
Memphis, Tennessee 38103
Chief: Michael Putt
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.