- West Side Fire Department
- North Carolina
- Year of Death: 1976
Firefighter Carlos Dale Dorsett was killed on March 13, 1976, when the tanker truck he was driving to a fire overturned. He had been a volunteer fireman for about 18 months.
This firefighter line of duty fatality occurred before the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial was built in Emmitsburg, Maryland. While this firefighter has not been officially honored at the Memorial site, there are plans to do so when resources are available.