Bruce Arthur Stayner

Lieutenant Stayner responded with members of his fire department to a mutual aid structure fire the evening of February 3, 2014. The incident occurred at 1855hrs. The next morning, Lieutenant Stayner went to work at 0630hrs. He suffered a heart attack at approximately 1230hrs and was pronounced dead at a local hospital a short time later.

Incident Location: State Hwy 4 and Shortees Road (U.S. National Grid: 17T LE 0243 6570)

Department Information

Scioto Township Fire Department
3737 Ostrander RD
U.S. National Grid: 17T LE 1175 6024
Ostrander, Ohio 43061-9611

Chief: Marvin McIntire

Bruce Arthur Stayner was honored on the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, Maryland and was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.
Age: 49 
Rank: Lieutenant 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident date: Feb 3, 2014 
Date of death: Feb 4, 2014 
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of death: Heart Attack 
Activity type: Not On Scene 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: After 
Fixed property use: