Canadian Firefighter Magazine

Volunteer firefighter who died shortly after helping others remembered as a hero

By CBC News   

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May 15, 2023, Interlake, Man. – Loved ones mourning the loss of a nurse, volunteer firefighter and veteran are receiving a flood of well-wishes days after he died on the job in Manitoba’s Interlake region. Fisher Fire Department volunteer firefighter Jason Butchart, 54, had just left a crash scene on Wednesday, where he helped provide medical care and co-ordinate an emergency response, when he was involved in an incident himself and died. CBC News reports. | READ MORE

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