Hobbs, Henry

Age: 37
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion
Rank: Senior Forest Ranger
Nature of Death: Heart Attack
Classification: Career
Emergency Duty: Yes

Incident Date: 02/21/2005
Duty Type: On-Scene Fire
Incident Time:
Activity Type: Advance Hose Lines/Fire Attack (includes Wildland)
Death Date: 02/21/2005
Fixed Prop. Use: Outdoor Property

Fire Dept. Info:
Florida Department of Forestry ? Jacksonville Divi
7247 Big Oaks Road
Bryceville , Florida 32009
Chief: District Manager Bruce Hill

Initial Summary:
Senior Forest Ranger Hobbs had responded to two wildfires on 02/21/2005 and had complained of some pain and a burning sensation in his chest prior to going off duty. Hobbs went home where he collapsed from an apparent heart attack. He was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Memorial Fund Info:
C/o Florida Department of Forestry ? Jacksonville Division, 7247 Big Oaks Road, Bryceville, FL 32009


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