A firefighter with Spokane County Fire District 9 died while at a brush fire Thursday in Washington.
According to the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office, Mr. Traber fell from the Wandermere Bridge on Interstate 395.
In a Facebook post the Fire District said Mr. Traber was an 18-year veteran of the District and previously served at the Department of Natural Resources and two other fire departments. He leaves behind his wife, Allisyn and four young children.
We send out our sincere condolences to Mr. Traber’s family, friends, and co-workers.