Fire Engineer McCauley suffered a significant medical event while on duty Friday, February 2nd. Engineer McCauley was treated and transported by fellow firefighters and paramedics from the scene to Iowa Methodist Unity Point where he succumbed to his injury the following morning. The nature and cause of fatal injury are still to be determined.
Incident Location: 4900 block of Southeast 14th Street (U.S. National Grid: 15T VF 5022 9886)
Des Moines Fire Department
900 Mulberry ST
U.S. National Grid: 15T VG 4765 0379
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-3614
Chief: John TeKippe
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.
|Incident date:||Feb 10, 2017|
|Date of death:||Feb 11, 2017|
|Cause of death:||Unknown|
|Nature of death:||Unknown|
|Duty type:||Other On-Duty|
|Fixed property use:||Store/Office|