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Nicholas Prioli

Safety Officer

On Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021, Safety Officer Nicholas Prioli responded to the fire department for a call of a vehicle extrication that was ultimately cancelled. He left the fire house and was returning home when he experienced a medical emergency. Emergency personnel responded to the scene where they found Safety Officer Prioli in cardiac arrest. He passed away shortly thereafter.

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

Department information

Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Company
113 N. New Prospect RD
Jackson, New Jersey 08527

Chief: Timothy Carson

Age: 89
Rank: Safety Officer
Classification: Volunteer
Incident date: October 23, 2021 2:45 a.m.
Date of death: October 23, 2021
Cause of death: Stress/Overexertion
Nature of death: Heart Attack
Activity type: Other
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: Returning
Fixed property use: Street/Road

Last updated: October 28, 2021