Robert H. Bush, Firefighter

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Firefighter Robert Bush fell ill during fire department training. Other firefighter department members immediately provided medical assistance to Firefighter Bush and then transported him to a local hospital. Despite revival efforts, Firefighter Bush passed away at the hospital. The nature and cause of fatal injury are still to be determined.

Incident Location: Homer Fire Department, 45 S Main Street, Homer, New York

Department information

Homer Fire Department
45 S Main Street
Homer, New York 13077

Chief: Mahlon Irish

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

Age: 49
Rank: Firefighter
Classification: Volunteer
Incident date: October 19, 2019 10:48
Date of death: October 19, 2019
Cause of death: Unknown
Nature of death: Unknown
Activity type: Other
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Training
Fixed property use: N/A