DiOrio, Thomas W.

Age: 70
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion
Rank: Fire Police Lieutenant
Nature of Death: Heart Attack
Classification: Volunteer
Emergency Duty: Yes

Incident Date: 11/30/2003
Duty Type: On-Scene Fire
Incident Time: 13:20
Activity Type: Support
Death Date: 11/30/2003
Fixed Prop. Use: Residential
Fire Dept. Info:

West Whiteland Fire Company
227 Crest Ave
Exton , Pennsylvania 19341
Chief: George P. Turner

Final Summary:
Fire Police Lieutenant DiOrio and members of his fire department responded to a structure fire in a townhouse. Fire Police Lieutenant DiOrio set up traffic barriers approximately 1 block from the incident scene. After he completed the setup of the barriers, he collapsed of a heart attack. EMS and law enforcement personnel responded immediately to assist Fire Police Lieutenant DiOrio. Despite their efforts, he could not be revived.

Memorial Fund Info:
In lieu of flowers the family requested donations be made to the West Whiteland Township Fire Company at 227 Crest Avenue, Exton, PA 19341.

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