Peter Larlee

Within one hour of responding to a medical emergency, Captain Larlee went into the fire department’s engine bay to fix a mud flap on an ambulance. Within two minutes of going into the bay and while on the bay floor, Larlee fell ill. Captain Larlee was treated by fellow first responders, but passed away at the scene from injuries sustained.

Department Information

East Millinocket Fire Department
125 Main Street
East Millinocket, Maine 04430

Chief: Les Brown

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

Age: 57 
Rank: Captain 
Classification: Paid-on-Call 
Incident Date: Mar 2, 2016 15:00
Date of Death: Mar 2, 2016 
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of Death: Unknown 
Activity Type: In-Station Duties 
Emergency Duty: No
Duty Type: Other On-Duty 
Fixed Property Use: Store/Office