Dustin Grubbs, Firefighter

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While driving his personal vehicle to the fire station to respond to a structure fire, Firefighter Dustin Grubbs was involved in a motor vehicle accident. During the accident, the vehicle left the road during a turn, hit a light pole and flipped over. Grubbs passed away on scene from the injuries sustained.

Incident Location: Intersection of Raleigh Drive NE and Rose Drive NE, Magee, MS (U.S. National Grid: 16R BA 42501 30291 (DD: 31.879, -89.722))

Department information

Magee Volunteer Fire Department
301 Main Ave N
Magee, Mississippi 39111

Chief: Lane Steele

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

Age: 34
Rank: Firefighter
Classification: Volunteer
Incident date: November 3, 2018 19:51
Date of death: November 3, 2018
Cause of death: Vehicle Collision - Includes Aircraft
Nature of death: Trauma
Activity type: Driving/Riding Personal Vehicle
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: Responding
Fixed property use: Street/Road