Eric J Balliet

Captain Eric J. Balliet died September 27, 2017, during a training exercise at a commercial structure while leading a crew during physically demanding maneuvers. The nature and cause of fatal injury are still to be determined and reported.

Incident Location: 407 W Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805 (U.S. National Grid: USNG: 16T FL 5569 5345)

Department Information

Fort Wayne Fire Department
1 East Main ST, Suite 901
U.S. National Grid: 16T FL 5631 4941
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802

Chief: Eric Lahey

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

Age: 41 
Rank: Captain 
Classification: Career 
Incident date: Sep 27, 2017 21:24
Date of death: Sep 27, 2017 
Cause of death: Unknown 
Nature of death: Unknown 
Activity type: Other 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Training 
Fixed property use: Store/Office