Firefighter Killed At Big Swamp Fire

Photo: Ford, Brad

Photo: U.S. Forest Service

A firefighter has been killed on the Big Swamp Fire near Oakridge.

27-year-old Collin Hagan, of Toivola, Michigan was hit by a tree and despite lifesaving efforts by EMS personnel he died from his injuries.

Hagan was a wildland firefighter assigned to the Craig Interagency Hotshot Crew based out of Craig, Colorado.

Firefighters stood to honor Hagan as his body was transferred to the care of a funeral service provider. There was an procession of fire vehicles that escorted Hagan's body to the funeral home.

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