Anthony Colacino, Inmate Firefighter Trainee

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Inmate Firefighter Trainee Anthony Colacino was participating in a training hike when he collapsed just before 0800hrs on April 21, 2018. Fellow inmate firefighters attempted to revive Colacino before other emergency services personnel took over care. Despite all efforts, Colacino succumbed to a nature and cause of fatal injury still to be determined.

Department information

Sierra Conservation Center - California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
5100 O'Byrnes Ferry Road
Jamestown, California 95327

Chief: Acting Warden Hunter Anglea

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

Age: 33
Rank: Inmate Firefighter Trainee
Classification: Wildland Part-Time
Incident date: April 21, 2018 07:00
Date of death: April 21, 2018
Cause of death: Unknown
Nature of death: Unknown
Activity type: Not On Scene
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Training
Fixed property use: Outdoor Property