Post Tagged with: "Jeff Bowen"

Final report issued in 2011 Asheville fatal fire; recommendations offered

Final report issued in 2011 Asheville fatal fire; recommendations offered

The Asheville Fire Department has already taken steps to address the findings of the report.

by August 20, 2012 0 comments Asheville News

Firefighters ride to honor Asheville Capt. Jeff Bowen

Bowen died last year fighting an arson fire at a medical building on Biltmore Avenue.

by July 25, 2012 0 comments Asheville News
Smoky Park Bridge to be renamed for fallen Asheville firefighter Bowen in August dedication

Smoky Park Bridge to be renamed for fallen Asheville firefighter Bowen in August dedication

From a North Carolina Department of Insurance press release ┬átoday. The dedication ceremony is August 15 in West Asheville. Capt. Jeff Bowen, a 13-year veteran of the AFD, was fatally injured while responding to a fire in a Mission Hospital medical office on July 28. The fire was ruled an arson: On Aug. 15, 2012, the Smoky Park Bridge in[Read More…]

by June 21, 2012 0 comments Asheville News

Web site up and running for Asheville firefighter killed in line of duty; T-shirt sales and donations go to Bowen fund

Here’s the press release: On July 28, 2011 Captain Jeff Bowen lost his life while fighting a 4 alarm fire at 445 Biltmore Ave. Captain Bowen was a dedicated firefighter and family man and in his absence efforts are being taken to support his family both financially and emotionally. A website has been initiated to sell t-shirts honoring Captain Jeff[Read More…]

by January 10, 2012 0 comments Asheville News