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Robert Wysong

Chief

On Sunday, Dec. 24, 2023, Chief Robert Wysong responded to a brush fire. After the call, he returned home. Later in the evening, his wife found him unresponsive. He was immediately transported to the Clinton Memorial Hospital where he was evaluated and then subsequently transferred via Miami Valley Care Flight to the Miami Valley Hospital where he passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2023, from a heart attack.

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

Department information

Clinton-Warren Joint Fire and Rescue District
82 Spring Hill RD
Clarksville, Ohio 45113

Chief: Interim Chief Bradley Burton

Age: 70
Rank: Chief
Classification: Volunteer
Incident date: December 24, 2023 2:53 p.m.
Date of death: December 26, 2023
Cause of fatal injury: Stress/Overexertion
Nature of fatal injury: Heart Attack
Activity type: Incident Command
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: On-Scene Fire
Fixed property use: Outdoor Property

Last updated: February 01, 2024