Joshua Woods

While driving his personal vehicle in response to an emergency call, Firefighter Woods lost control causing the car to crash. Firefighter Woods passed away from the injuries he sustained in the vehicle accident.

Incident location: Silk Hope Road, NC (US National Grid 17S PV 4469 5872)

Department Information

Siler City Fire Department
310 N. Chatham Avenue
US National Grid: 17S PV 3887 5456
Siler City, North Carolina 27344

Chief: Scott J. Murphy

Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.

Age: 24 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident date: Jan 12, 2016 01:00
Date of death: Jan 12, 2016 
Cause of death: Vehicle Collision - Includes Aircraft 
Nature of death: Trauma 
Activity type: Driving/Riding Personal Vehicle 
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: Responding 
Fixed property use: Street/Road