The U.S. Fire Administration has announced the official on-duty death of Firefighter Jeffrey Holt, 60, of the Lawrence Fire Department on April 30, 2018.
Firefighter Jeffrey Holt collapsed from an apparent heart attack just after passing an annual physical assessment at Lawrence Fire Department Station 38. According to reports, medics were present and immediately provided aid. Firefighter Holt was then transported to the Indiana Heart Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
Tribute is being paid to Firefighter Holt at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/
To date, 33 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2018. Year-to-date and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online at https://www.usfa.fema.gov/data/statistics/ff_fatality_reports.html
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.