Summary incident report

Report Dates: Jul 30, 1992 to May 21, 2019
Number of On-Duty Firefighter Fatalities: 5
Count of Hometown Heroes: 0

Firefighter Classifications

60%
 
3 Wildland Full-Time
20%
 
1 Wildland Contract
20%
 
1 Career
Number of Multiple Firefighter Fatality Incidents: 0
Number of Firefighter Fatalities Associated with Wildland Incidents: 4

Type of Duty

60%
 
3 Training
20%
 
1 On-Scene Fire
20%
 
1 Other On-Duty
Percent of Fatalities Related to Emergency Duty: 0%
Number of firefighter fatalities associated with Suspicious/Incendiary incidents: 0

Type of Incident

80%
 
4 Not Incident-Related
20%
 
1 Wildland

Cause of Fatal Injury

20%
 
1 Struck By
20%
 
1 Vehicle Collision - Includes Aircraft
20%
 
1 Fall
20%
 
1 Stress/Overexertion
20%
 
1 Other

Nature of Fatal Injury

60%
 
3 Trauma
20%
 
1 Heart Attack
20%
 
1 Other

Age of Firefighter When the Fatal Injury Was Sustained

20%
 
1 (Under 21)
0%
 
0 (21 to 25)
0%
 
0 (26 to 30)
40%
 
2 (31 to 40)
0%
 
0 (41 to 50)
20%
 
1 (51 to 60)
20%
 
1 (61 and Over)
0%
 
0 (Unknown)
Percent of Firefighter Fatalities Age 40 and Under: 60%

Type of Activity

50%
 
2 Not On Scene
25%
 
1 Driving/Operating Vehicle/Apparatus
25%
 
1 In-Station Duties

Time of Fatal Injury

0%
 
01:00-02:59
0%
 
03:00-04:59
20%
 
05:00-06:59
20%
 
07:00-08:59
0%
 
09:00-10:59
20%
 
11:00-12:59
0%
 
13:00-14:59
0%
 
15:00-16:59
0%
 
17:00-18:59
0%
 
19:00-20:59
0%
 
21:00-22:59
0%
 
23:00-00:59
40%
 
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Month of the Year

20%
 
1 July
20%
 
1 March
20%
 
1 September
20%
 
1 June
20%
 
1 May

Firefighter Fatalities by State by Location of Fire Service Organization

100%
 
5 Idaho