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Adam Wayne Hart


On Thursday, Oct. 5, 2023, during his 48-hour shift, Captain Adam Wayne Hart was found unresponsive on the floor inside his bunkroom. CPR was immediately performed by fire department and medical personnel, to no avail. Approximately one hour later, he was declared deceased. The cause of his death has yet to be determined.

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

Department information

Hurlburt Field, Fire & Emergency Services
210 Bennett AVE
Hurlburt Field, Florida 32544

Chief: Chief Master Sergeant Skipper J. Valentin Cruzado

Age: 38
Rank: Captain
Classification: Career
Incident date: October 5, 2023 6:30 a.m.
Date of death: October 5, 2023
Cause of fatal injury: Unknown
Nature of fatal injury: Unknown
Activity type: In-Station Duties
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Other On-Duty
Fixed property use: Store/Office

Last updated: November 06, 2023