Firefighter Fatality Notification – Robert Cree

Firefighter Fatality Notification

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The U.S. Fire Administration has received notice of the following firefighter fatality:

Robert Cree

Firefighter/EMT

Harrison Township Volunteer Fire Department
Lucerne, IN


At 1900hrs on Sunday, November 22, 2020, Firefighter/EMT Robert Cree responded to a medical emergency at a residence. Upon returning home, at approximately 2010hrs, Firefighter/EMT Cree collapsed from an apparent heart attack. Crews arrived at his home and immediately performed CPR. Despite all efforts, he could not be resuscitated and passed away.

Age: 72

Gender: Male

Status: Volunteer

Years of Service: 44

Date of Incident: November 22, 2020

Date of Death: November 22, 2020

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