Washington Fire Chief Dies on Duty

Funeral services are set for Saturday, July 2 for a small town fire chief who died on duty Monday night.Mossyrock Chief Matt Hadaller, who fell ill at home, went into cardiac arrest en route to Morton General Hospital, according to KING5.com.Fire District...


Funeral services are set for Saturday, July 2 for a small town fire chief who died on duty Monday night.

Mossyrock Chief Matt Hadaller, who fell ill at home, went into cardiac arrest en route to Morton General Hospital, according to KING5.com.

Fire District 3 personnel and Morton General Hospital's Emergency Department staff made a valiant effort to revive him, but sadly were unsuccessful, Fire District 3 PIO Greg Peterson told the station.

Services will be held at the Mossyrock High School Football field, where Hadaller had played quarterback for the Vikings' football team.