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Firefighter Steven Knaus Dies In The Line Of Duty
March 14, 2014

Several hours after coming off of a shift that included four emergency responses, Firefighter Knaus was discovered in his vehicle located in the driveway of his home and in cardiac arrest. Knaus was treated and transported to the hospital but succumbed to his injury. Incident Location: 17609 Harland ST, Cleveland, OH.

Age: 47
Rank: Firefighter First Class
Classification: Career
Incident Date: Feb 28, 2014
Date of Death: Feb 28, 2014
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion
Nature of Death: Heart Attack
Activity Type:
Emergency Duty: No
Duty Type: After

Department Information

Willowick Fire Department
30435 Lake Shore BLVD
Willowick, Ohio 44095-4624

Chief: Robert Posipanka

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