- Associated Press - Monday, July 27, 2015

PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) - Emergency responders are mourning a Hermiston firefighter who died Friday in a motorcycle crash.

The East Oregonian reports (https://bit.ly/1Jq02Jo) 43-year-old Jason Anteau was a husband, father of two and volunteer firefighter who worked in Oregon’s transportation department.

Hermiston Fire & Emergency Services Chief Scott Stanton says the loss impacted many in the department who knew Anteau, a man who was always there to help.

Fire engines and emergency personnel lined up to escort Anteau’s body from Pendleton to a mortuary.

Stanton says officials are meeting Monday to discuss establishing a fund for the family.


Information from: East Oregonian, https://www.eastoregonian.com

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