Larry Eugene O'Neil

Firefighter O'Neil was responding to an emergency medical call in a fire department vehicle and had just arrived on-scene when fellow responders noticed that he had become ill. Firefighter O’Neil was removed from the vehicle, provided medical assistance, and transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to a nature and cause of injury still to be reported but thought to be cardiac related.

Incident Location: Lone Camp, TX (U.S. National Grid: 14S NB 6853 1595)

Department Information

Lone Camp Fire Department
7236 FM 4 S, P.O. Box 485
U.S. National Grid: 14S NB 6849 1580
Palo Pinto, Texas 76484

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

Age: 58 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident Date: Oct 25, 2015 11:30
Date of Death: Oct 25, 2015 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Heart Attack 
Activity Type: Driving/Operating Vehicle/Apparatus 
Emergency Duty: Yes
Duty Type: On-Scene Non-Fire 
Fixed Property Use: