While preparing to leave home for a response call to assist law enforcement gain access to the roof of a building, Fire Safety Officer Horan tripped and fell, suffering a severe injury. Safety Officer Horan was treated by fellow responders and transported to the hospital where, despite all efforts, he succumbed to his injuries several days later.
Incident Location: 2223 Hoffman ST, North Belle Vernon, PA (U.S. National Grid: 17T NE 9872 4112)
North Belle Vernon Volunteer Fire Department
535 Graham St
U.S. National Grid: 17T NE 9659 4302
North Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania 15012
Chief: John E. Garber
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.
|Incident date:||Sep 19, 2016 10:49|
|Date of death:||Sep 21, 2016|
|Cause of death:||Fall|
|Nature of death:||Trauma|
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