Firefighter Charles McCormick

Photo of Firefighter Charles McCormick
Last Call: Sun, Jan 5th, 2020
Date of Incident: Sun, Jan 5th, 2020
Cause of Death: Structural Collapse
Service Time: Not Known
Age: 30


His wife and three sons -- ages 4, 5 and 7.


Just after 11:00 A.M. (Central), firefighters responded to a report of a house fire. Shortly after arrival and as firefighters made entry through the front door, the floor collapsed and firefighter McCormick fell into the basement. He suffered critical injuries in the fall.

He was rescued and transported to an area hospital where he died.

Firefighter McCormick had been with the West Peculiar Fire Protection District for three weeks. He previously served with the South Metro Fire Department.


West Peculiar Fire Protection District Patch
200 S Main Street
Peculiar, Missouri 64078
(816) 779-5766


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Firefighter Charles McCormick
Left by Renee on Monday, January 6th, 2020

Forever a hero. Never forgotten.