Assistant Fire Chief Cool responded to an emergency incident on the morning of February 11th. Later that day, he attended a training meeting and collapsed suddenly from a heart attack. Chief Cool was admitted to St. Francis Hospital in Topeka, KS, where he succumbed to his injury early in the morning of February 14th.
Incident Location: 3877 South St, Grantville, KS 66429 (U.S. National Grid: 15S TD 7844 2907)
Jefferson County Fire Department #1 - Kaw
3877 South St
U.S. National Grid: 15S TD 7844 2907
Grantville, Kansas 66429
Chief: Doug Brumbaugh
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.