Firefighter Charles A. Hoffman

Photo of Firefighter Charles A. Hoffman
Last Call: Wed, Feb 18th, 1959
Cause of Death: Motor Vehicle Accident (Response)
Service Time: Not Known
Age: 36

Survivors

His wife Dorothy.

Incident

Firefighter Hoffman was riding tailboard on a pumper that was responding to a fire in a television cabinet factory. During the response, the pumper collided with a flatbed truck. Firefighter Hoffman was thrown from the truck. He was transported to Deaconess Hospital where he died seven hours later. The accident also claimed the life of Firefighter Fred Barnard and injured Firefighter Francis Titzer. Firefighter Hoffman's son retired from the Evansville Fire Department.

Agency

Evansville Fire Department
Evansville Fire Department Patch
550 Southeast 8th Street
Evansville, Indiana 47713-1786
(812) 867-6761
Chief Mike Connelly

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