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Laron Holcomb

Fire Police Captain

On Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, Fire Police Captain Laron Holcomb responded to a vehicle crash. After arriving home, he began to have shortness of breath. He was immediately taken to the hospital but passed away shortly after arrival from an apparent heart attack.

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

Department information

Ellsworth Volunteer Fire Department
1 Beech ST
Ellsworth, Pennsylvania 15331

Chief: Craige Pysh

Age: 73
Rank: Fire Police Captain
Classification: Volunteer
Incident date: September 4, 2021 1:25 p.m.
Date of death: September 4, 2021
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion
Nature of death: Heart Attack
Activity type: Support
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: On-Scene Non-Fire
Fixed property use: Street/Road

Last updated: September 07, 2021