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Logan Andrew Young

Senior Airman/Firefighter

On Sunday, December 27, 2020, at approximately 0200hrs, Senior Airman/Firefighter Logan Young, responded to a mutual aid call, to a barn fire in Kearneysville, West Virginia.  Senior Airman/Firefighter Young was killed while battling the blaze when a beam fell on him.  The cause of the fire has been determined as arson and is under investigation. 

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

Department information

167th Air Lift Wing of the West Virginia Air National Guard Fire Department
222 Sabre Jet BLVD
Martinsburg, West Virginia 25405

Chief: Chris Taylor

Age: 30
Rank: Senior Airman/Firefighter
Classification: Career
Incident date: December 27, 2020 02:00
Date of death: December 27, 2020
Cause of death: Struck By
Nature of death: Trauma
Activity type: Advance Hose Lines/Fire Attack (includes Wildland)
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: On-Scene Fire
Fixed property use: Outdoor Property

Last updated: February 16, 2021

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