Jeffrey S. Thompson

Jeffrey S. Thompson‚ 20‚ a volunteer with Howell County Rural Fire District #1 in West Plains‚ died on October 4‚ 1999‚ after coming in contact with a downed power line. Three firefighters who had responded to a grass fire were electrocuted in the incident. Thompson‚ a member of the department for only four months‚ was the only one killed. He was an employee of Air Evac and loved flying.