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Incident Name:  grass fire
Date: accident date: 7/14/1957; death date: 7/17/1957
Personnel:  Edward Martin Anderson
Age: 39
Agency/Organization:  Bingham Canyon Fire Department
Position: firefighter

Summary: On 7/17/1957 Firefighter Edward M Anderson of the Bingham Fire Department lost his life due to an accident enroute to a grass fire on 7/14/1957. Death Certificate states: "Fell off fire truck near 386 Main, Bingham Canyon, UT." Death certificate indicates he died 3 days later from his injuries.

 

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grass fire near former Bingham Canyon, UT (SE of Salt Lake City)

 

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Contributors to this article:  Steve Lutz, Mellie, Lynn Fischer

 

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