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Chief Hugh Ferguson Dies In The Line Of Duty
May 1, 2014

Texas - While working to establish a water supply at the scene of a vacant residential building fire, Fire Chief Ferguson collapsed from an apparent heart attack. Fellow responders immediately rendered assistance to Ferguson and transported him by Life Flight to the Memorial Hermann Hospital where he succumbed to his injury. Incident Location: Commerce Street and Woodward Street.

Age: 52
Rank: Fire Chief
Classification: Volunteer
Incident Date: Apr 21, 2014 23:00
Date of Death: Apr 21, 2014
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion
Nature of Death: Heart Attack
Activity Type: Water Supply
Emergency Duty: Yes
Duty Type: On-Scene Fire
Fixed Property Use: Vacant Property

Department Information

Damon Volunteer Fire Department
PO Box 118, 3523 Cedar ST
Damon, Texas 77430

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