9-11-01:Never forget or fallen brother firefighters ---------- Forwarded Message ---------- This is a message from the Department of Homeland Security/U.S. Fire Administration. You may submit your comments or request additional information, by contacting USFA through our web site at: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/applications/feedback/ ------------------------------------ The U.S. Fire Administration has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: Name: Jaime L. Foster Rank: Firefighter Age: 25 Gender: Female Status: Career Years of Service: 6 months Date of Incident: 08/14/2004 Time of Incident: 1400 hrs Date of Death: 08/14/2004 Fire Department Name: Los Angeles Fire Department Fire Department Address: 200 N. Main Street, Suite 1020, Los Angeles, CA 90012-4110 Fire Department Phone: (213) 485-6003 Fire Department Website: http://www.lafd.org Fire Department Chief: William Bamattre Cause of Death: Following extinguishment and as crews were leaving a residential fire, there was a single vehicle accident near the scene which caused traumatic injury to Firefighter Foster. Despite the combined efforts of firefighters, paramedics and hospital emergency department personnel, she was declared deceased at a nearby hospital. A detailed investigation into the exact circumstances of the incident is being conducted. Wake/Viewing: Pending Funeral Arrangements: Pending Memorial Fund Contact and Address: Pending Tribute is being paid to Firefighter Foster at: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/inside-usfa/ffmem/ffmem.shtm Additional information on firefighter fatalities may be found on the USFA web site at: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/inside-usfa/nfdc/nfdc-data5.shtm To date, 68 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2004. ------------- You are currently subscribed to usfa-firefighters as: hollywoodfire822@xxxxxxxx To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-usfa-firefighters-32449A@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx ________________________________________________________________ The best thing to hit the Internet in years - Juno SpeedBand! Surf the Web up to FIVE TIMES FASTER! Only $14.95/ month - visit www.juno.com to sign up today!