Matthew LeTourneau

Lieutenant Matthew LeTourneau of Philadelphia Fire Department Engine 45 succumbed to injuries suffered from a structural collapse while fighting a row house fire.

Incident Location: 2240 N Colorado St, Philadelphia, PA 19132 (U.S. National Grid: U.S. National Grid: 18S VK 86216 26420)

Department Information

Philadelphia Fire Department
240 Spring Garden ST
U.S. National Grid: 18S VK 8778 2339
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19123-2991

Chief: Fire Commissioner Adam K. Thiel

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

Age: 42 
Rank: Lieutenant 
Classification: Career 
Incident date: Jan 6, 2018 08:51
Date of death: Jan 6, 2018 
Cause of death: Collapse 
Nature of death:  
Activity type: Advance Hose Lines/Fire Attack (includes Wildland) 
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: On-Scene Fire 
Fixed property use: Residential