Glen Randle Yeatman, II, Fire Chief

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Chief Yeatman and the members of his department responded to a medical emergency incident in their community on November 22, 2018.  Chief Yeatman was the IC and also provided CPR on the incident.  The incident was concluded at 2327hrs. 

Approximately 12 hours after the conclusion of the incident, Chief Yeatman suffered a CVA.  He was admitted to a local hospital and died as a result of the CVA on December 2, 2018.

Department information

Woodland Volunteer Fire Department
120 East Madison Street
Houston, Mississippi 38851

Chief: Fire Commissioner Jonathan Blankenship

Glen Randle Yeatman, II was honored on the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, Maryland and was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.
Age: 50
Rank: Fire Chief
Classification: Volunteer
Incident date: November 22, 2018 10:00
Date of death: December 2, 2018
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion
Nature of death: Cerebrovascular Accident
Activity type: Unknown
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: On-Scene Non-Fire
Fixed property use: Residential