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Scott Robert Neumann


Firefighter-Paramedic Neumann worked a 24-hour shift from the morning of September 25, 2019, through the morning of September 26, 2019.  He complained to another firefighter of shoulder and arm pain the morning of the 26th.  Firefighter-Paramedic Neumann went home when he went off-duty and suffered a fatal heart attack while at home.

photo of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Scott Robert Neumann 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.

Department information

Martin County Fire Rescue
800 SE Monterey Road
Stuart, Florida 34994

Chief: William Schobel

Age: 52
Rank: Firefighter-Paramedic
Classification: Career
Incident date: September 26, 2019 17:07
Date of death: September 26, 2019
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion
Nature of death: Heart Attack
Activity type: Unknown
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Other On-Duty
Fixed property use: N/A

Last updated: July 14, 2020