Shane M Clifton

Firefighter-Paramedic Clifton was on-duty and working out at the fire station when suddenly he wasn't feeling well and then collapsed. Clifton was treated by fellow firefighters and medics and then transported to a local hospital, where he succumbed to his injury at 1840hrs. The cause of death was listed as a heart attack.

Incident Location: Station 14, 111 N. Snelling Ave. (U.S. National Grid: 15T VK 8681 7682)

Department Information

Saint Paul Fire Department
645 Randolph Ave
U.S. National Grid: 15T VK 8995 7484
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102

Chief: Tim Butler

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Shane M Clifton 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: 38 
Rank: Firefighter/Paramedic 
Classification: Career 
Incident date: Aug 31, 2015 17:00
Date of death: Aug 31, 2015 
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of death: Heart Attack 
Activity type: Fitness Activity 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Training 
Fixed property use: Store/Office