James Fellows

Lieutenant Fellows responded to a medical emergency call and then attended a training activity at his fire station on August 19, 2013. The training activity ended at 2230hrs. Firefighters and EMS responders were dispatched to Lieutenant Fellows’ home at 2052hrs on August 20, 2013. Lieutenant Fellows was suffering a heart attack. He was transported to the hospital but was pronounced dead at 2149hrs.

Incident Location: Hahns Circle and South Street, Rapid City, MI (USNG: 16T FQ 3605 6557)

Department Information

Clearwater Township Fire Department
8255 Garfield ST
USNG: 16T FQ 3547 6598
Rapid City, Michigan 49676

Chief: Jeff West

James Fellows was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.
Age: 45 
Rank: Lieutenant 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident date: Aug 19, 2013 20:00
Date of death: Aug 20, 2013 
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of death: Heart Attack 
Activity type: Not On Scene 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: After 
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