Stuart Gregory Hardy

While working at the scene of a motor vehicle crash, Firefighter Hardy suffered a cardiac-related medical emergency. He was treated at the scene and admitted to the hospital. He did not recover from his illness and died on September 24, 2015.

Incident Location: Mroz Road and Pelican Circle (U.S. National Grid: 17S NR 2092 9135)

Department Information

Burton Fire District
36 Burton Hill RD
U.S. National Grid: 17S NR 2663 8888
Beaufort, South Carolina 29906-4264

Chief: Harry Roundtree

Stuart Gregory Hardy 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: 31 
Rank: Firefighter/EMT 
Classification: Career 
Incident date: Sep 13, 2015 12:06
Date of death: Sep 24, 2015 
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of death: Heart Attack 
Activity type:  
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: On-Scene Non-Fire 
Fixed property use: Street/Road