He was serving as the Officer In Charge for Engine Company #6 on the 4th platoon.
Lt McRae joined the Department as a cadet on July 31, 1989.
He is survived by his wife, three children and his mother.
Lt. Kevin McRae is the 100th DC firefighter to die in the line-of-duty.
From Statter911, “The last line-of-duty-death for the DC Fire and EMS Department was Lt. McRae’s cousin, Technician James McRae III, who died on July 7, 2007. James McRae was tillerman at Truck 12 when he complained of shortness of breath while in quarters and died later that day (more on James McRae’s death)”.
Below is the Official Press Release from DC Fire & EMS concerning funeral details and how to donate to Lt. McRae’s Survivor Fund
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