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Steven Rae Terry

Firefighter/Paramedic Steven R. Terry passed away while on duty October 16, 2017. Firefighter/Paramedic Terry was found unresponsive by his fellow Fire Station #9 crew members who then initiated resuscitative measures. He was transported by Hernando County Fire Rescue paramedics to Bayfront Brooksville Hospital. Despite the exhaustive efforts by the Bayfront Brooksville Hospital ED team, Firefighter/Paramedic Steven R. Terry passed away. The nature and cause of fatal injury are still to be determined and reported.

Incident Location: Station 9 - 24064 Lake Lindsey Rd Brooksville FL 34601 (U.S. National Grid: 17R LM 6923 6850)

Department Information

Hernando County Fire Rescue
60 Veteran's Av
U.S. National Grid: 17R LM 6306 5922
Brooksville, Florida 34601

Chief: Scott Hechler

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

Age: 53 
Rank: FireMedic II 
Classification: Career 
Incident date: Oct 16, 2017 09:33
Date of death: Oct 16, 2017 
Cause of death: Unknown 
Nature of death: Unknown 
Activity type: In-Station Duties 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Responding 
Fixed property use: Store/Office