Earnest McDuffie

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

Department Information

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.

Age: 51 
Rank: Captain 
Classification: Career 
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 
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Other On-Duty 
Fixed property use: