Medford firefighter collapses, dies on California wildfire duty The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Department says Oscar Montano-Garcia of Medford collapsed Sunday during a lunch break while assigned to the Nabob fire in the Rogue River Siskiyou National Forest. Emergency personnel were unable to revive him.
Aug. 30, 2013 - The Oregonian
Flags at Half-Staff for Firefighter SALEM, Ore. — On Saturday, flags across Oregon will be lowered to half-staff in honor of a White City firefighter who died while on assignment at a wildfire in Siskiyou County. Oscar Montano-Garcia was working the Nabob Fire, just a few miles south of Applegate Lake. He died of a heart attack, according to his … Continue reading »
Aug. 30, 2013 - NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls