The U.S. Fire Administration has announced the official on-duty death of Firefighter Timothy P. Jenson, 45, of the Santa Fe Fire Protection District on December 2, 2012.
Firefighter Jansen was struck and killed by a fire truck at the scene of a house fire. Jansen was on the first fire apparatus to arrive at scene and was standing outside the vehicle when he was hit. Firefighter Jansen was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital in Breese, where he passed away from his injuries.
12/06/2012 at 1130hrs, St. Cecilia Catholic Church, Bartelso, IL
Tribute is being paid to Firefighter Timothy P. Jansen at http://www.usfa.fema.gov/fireservice/fatalities/
To date, 75 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2012. Year-to-date monthly and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online at http://www.usfa.fema.gov/fireservice/fatalities/statistics/ff_stats.shtm
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