United States Fire Administration
15 June 2022
The United States Fire Administration has announced the death of Firefighter/Ex-Chief Stephen A. Feron, 49, of the Hauppauge Fire Department on 11 June 2022.
On Saturday, June 11, 2022, Firefighter/Ex-Chief Stephen A. Feron was operating at a water front exercise as part of a training class. He suffered a medical emergency and was immediately transported to the hospital where he passed away a short time later. The cause and nature of his fatal injury are unknown at this time.
Incident date: June 11, 2022 11:15 a.m.
Date of death: June 11, 2022
Cause of death: Unknown
Nature of death: Unknown
Activity type: Search and Rescue
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Training
Fixed property use: Outdoor Property
The number of on-duty deaths for 2022 currently is 51.
Go here to read the number of interior line of duty deaths for 2022.
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.
For more information about on-duty deaths as recorded by the United States Fire Administration go to “Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.”