Arthur “Art” Brault

Incident Description: After responding with his fire department to a structure fire earlier in the evening, Fire Chief Arthur "Art" Brault was discovered by his wife deceased in bed when he did not turn out for a second structure fire alarm call.

Incident Location: Beekmantown Volunteer Fire Department, 6973 State Route 22, West Chazy, NY 12992 (U.S. National Grid: 18T XQ 1930 5904

Department Information

Cumberland Head Volunteer Fire Department
38 Firehouse LN
U.S. National Grid: 18T XQ 2527 5354
Plattsburgh, New York 12901

Chief: Lyle Newman

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

Age: 54 
Rank: Fire Chief 
Classification: Volunteer 
Incident date: Dec 20, 2016 19:00
Date of death: Dec 20, 2016 
Cause of death:  
Nature of death:  
Activity type: Not On Scene 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: After 
Fixed property use: Residential