Todd Lanthrip, Acting Captain

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Captain Lanthrip responded to an automobile accident on the evening of June 12, 2019.  He returned home after the response. At approximately 0130hrs the morning of June 13, 2019, he became unresponsive. Attempts by his wife and first responders were unsuccessful and he passed away.

Department information

Mathiston Volunteer Fire Department
PO Box 254
Mathiston, Mississippi 39752

Chief: Lee Gilliland

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

Age: 53
Rank: Acting Captain
Classification: Volunteer
Incident date: June 12, 2019 18:30
Date of death: June 13, 2019
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion
Nature of death: Heart Attack
Activity type: Unknown
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: On-Scene Non-Fire
Fixed property use: Street/Road