White Pine, Tennessee, Firefighter Debra Sinard, 43, died on December 12, 2001. Sinard had taken part in an SCBA training session and returned home; 45 minutes later, she collapsed and died. The cause was suspected to be a heart attack, but was under investigation.
A memorial scholarship fund has been set up in the name of Josh Sinard, care of the White Pine Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 1086, White Pine TN 37890.
NETWORKING THE WOMEN OF TODAY'S FIREFIGHTING WORLD, AND PROVIDING RESOURCES TO HELP BUILD THE FIRE SERVICE OF THE FUTURE