Charles “Chuck” H Horning, II

Captain Horning was found dead at the wheel of his personal vehicle at approximately 1500hrs. He had responded to an emergency medical incident that concluded at approximately 0720hrs. While the nature of his death is unknown, it is presumed to be cardiac-related.

Department Information

Townsend Township Fire Department
2776 State Route 20
U.S. National Grid: 17T LF 7508 6740
Collins, Ohio 44826

Chief: Alan McGinn

Charles “Chuck” H Horning, II 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: 54 
Rank: Captain 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident date: Oct 13, 2015 07:20
Date of death: Oct 13, 2015 
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion 
Nature of death: Heart Attack 
Activity type: Not On Scene 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: After 
Fixed property use: