David P Fiori

Deputy Chief Fiori became ill in his fire station while on-duty on May 25, 2014. Firefighter provided treatment and Deputy Chief Fiori was transported to the hospital. Despite treatment in the hospital, Deputy Chief Fiori was pronounced dead at 0330hrs on May 26, 2014. His death was caused by a heart attack.

Department Information

New Britain Fire Department
27 West Main Street
New Britain, Connecticut 06051

Chief: Thomas Ronalter

David P Fiori 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: 59 
Rank: Deputy Chief 
Classification: Career 
Incident date: May 25, 2014 22:00
Date of death: May 26, 2014 
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of death: Heart Attack 
Activity type: Not On Scene 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Other On-Duty 
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