Firefighter Fatality Notification – Tim Hart

Firefighter Fatality Notification

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

Tim Hart


West Yellowstone Interagency Fire Center
West Yellowstone, MT

On Monday, May 24, 2021, Smokejumper/Firefighter Tim Hart was working the Eiks Fire in New Mexico when he was injured. He was taken to the hospital where he remained until his passing on Wednesday, June 2, 2021.

Age: 36

Gender: Male

Status: Wildland Full-Time

Years of Service: 12

Date of Incident: May 24, 2021

Date of Death: June 2, 2021

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