Lalosh, Donald B

Age: 49
Cause of Death: Stress/Overexertion
Rank: Firefighter
Nature of Death: Heart Attack
Classification: Volunteer
Emergency Duty: No

Incident Date: 03/12/2006
Duty Type: Other On-Duty
Incident Time: 12:35
Activity Type: Other
Death Date: 03/12/2006
Fixed Prop. Use: Outdoor Property

Fire Dept. Info:
Roxbury Volunteer Fire Department
PO Box 514
Roxbury , New York 12474
Chief: Ken Davie

Initial Summary:
Firefighter Lalosh was performing and marching with his fire department band in a St. Patrick's Day parade when he suffered a heart attack. Fellow firefighters and EMS personnel on scene immediately initiated medical assistance and were able to reestablish breathing and consciousness to a slight level. While being transported to the hospital the ambulance was met by a paramedic who boarded and began advanced life support. Firefighter Lalosh was reported to have been revived and was conscious upon arrival at the hospital, but succumbed shortly thereafter.

Memorial Fund Info:
In memory of Firefighter Donald B. Lalosh, C/o Roxbury Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 514 Main St., Roxbury, NY 12474