Ethan Cunningham

Firefighter Cunningham was found deceased at home by a family member several hours after completing his shift at the fire department. During his shift, Cunningham responded to one emergency call and participated in strenuous hose drill training. The nature and cause of fatal injury are still to be determined.

Incident Location: Intersection of Oak ST and Hawley AVE, Syracuse, NY (Fuel leak - not found) (U.S. National Grid: 18T VN 0771 6757)

Department Information

Syracuse Fire Department
511 South State Street - 607 Public Safety Bldg
National Grid: 18T VN 0658 6665
Syracuse, New York 13202

Chief: Paul Linnertz

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

Age: 47 
Rank: Firefighter 
Classification: Career 
Incident date: Feb 5, 2017 10:30
Date of death: Feb 6, 2017 
Cause of death: Unknown 
Nature of death: Unknown 
Activity type: Not On Scene 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: After 
Fixed property use: