While performing fire department mandated physical fitness training, Captain Earnest McDuffie was running at a local park and fell unconscious. CPR was rendered immediately and Captain McDuffie was transported to Liberty Regional Medical Center where he passed away from a nature and cause of fatal injury still to be determined.
James Brown Park (U.S. National Grid: 17R MR 4590 2352
Hinesville Fire Department
103 Liberty ST
U.S. National Grid: 17R MR 4365 2344
Hinesville, Georgia 31313
Chief: Lamar Cook
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.
|Incident date:||Feb 20, 2018 18:30|
|Date of death:||Feb 20, 2018|
|Cause of death:||Unknown|
|Nature of death:||Unknown|
|Activity type:||Fitness Activity|
|Duty type:||Other On-Duty|
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