Engineer Jason Dickey died from injuries sustained in a structural collapse while operating at the scene of a residential structure fire. Two other firefighters were injured in the collapse and taken to the hospital.
The fire started in a two-story residence along Lakeview Drive at around 1630hrs. According to media reports, crews transmitted a “Mayday Emergency” near 2000hrs when the three firefighters became trapped as the result of a collapse.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation by authorities.
Incident Location: Lakeview DR (vicinity of 500 block Hood Lakes Rd)), Lawrenceburg, TN 38464 (U.S. National Grid: 16S DD 6989 9628
Lawrenceburg Fire Department
232 W Gaines ST NBU #2
U.S. National Grid: 16S DD 6932 9991
Lawrenceburg, Tennessee 38464-3666
Chief: Jay K. Moore
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.
|Incident date:||Feb 12, 2018 16:30|
|Date of death:||Feb 12, 2018|
|Cause of death:||Collapse|
|Nature of death:||Unknown|
|Activity type:||Advance Hose Lines/Fire Attack (includes Wildland)|
|Duty type:||On-Scene Fire|
|Fixed property use:||Residential|