Juan Pablo Casanova

Pump Operator/Engineer Casanova suffered a heart attack while on-duty. He was transported to the hospital but did not recover. Pump Operator/Engineer Casanova died on August 10, 2013, as a result of his initial and subsequent heart attacks suffered while in the hospital.

Incident Location: Fire Station #2, 536 West St. Charles, Brownsville, TX 78520 (USNG: 14R PP 4902 6679).

Department Information

Brownsville Fire Department
1150 East Adams, 2nd Floor
USNG: 14R PP 5055 6575
Brownsville, Texas 78520

Chief: Leonardo Perez

Juan Pablo Casanova was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.
Age: 53 
Rank: Pump Operator/Engineer 
Classification: Career 
Incident date: Jul 16, 2013 08:00
Date of death: Aug 10, 2013 
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of death: Heart Attack 
Activity type: Not On Scene 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Other On-Duty 
Fixed property use: Store/Office