Randall “Randy” Ray Pogue

Chief Pogue was responding to a motor vehicle crash in his fire department pickup. He lost control in icy conditions and crashed. Although he was conscious and alert following the crash, he developed medical complications in the hospital and was placed in a medially-induced coma. On February 19, 2014, Chief Pogue died as the result of complications from injuries received in the crash.

Incident Location: 15000 block of Mac Arthur DR, North Little Rock, AR (U.S. National Grid: 15S WU 5974 5940)

Department Information

Oak Grove Fire District #25
PO Box 13244
U.S. National Grid: 15S WU 5752 6069
Maumelle, Arkansas 72113

Chief: Acting Fire Chief Allen Lister

Randall “Randy” Ray Pogue 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: Fire Chief 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident date: Feb 2, 2014 12:00
Date of death: Feb 19, 2014 
Cause of death: Vehicle Collision - Includes Aircraft 
Nature of death: Trauma 
Activity type: Responding 
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: Responding 
Fixed property use: Street/Road