South King County firefighter death ruled as a line of duty death www.privateofficer.com
FEDERAL WAY, Wash. July 24 2012
A South King firefighter lost his battle with cancer Saturday evening, and his death was ruled as a line of duty death, according to the South King Fire and Rescue.
John Moncrief died from a cancer known to be caused from long-term exposure to toxic products of combustion.
Moncrief’s family was at his home and at his side when he died.
In 2011, Moncrief retired from South King Fire and Rescue after 22 years. He retired to spend time with his family.
A few months after retiring, Moncrief was diagnosed with cancer.