Roll of Honor

Daniel J. Raskin

  • Chestnut Ridge Volunteer Fire Company, Owings Mills
  • Maryland
  • Age: 31
  • Year of Death: 1990

On July 9, 1990, Fire Lieutenant Daniel J. Raskin was at the front of the fire engine, pumping water to the scene of a barn fire ,when the 6-inch intake elbow blew off the engine, striking Lieutenant Raskin full force in the chest, the impact knocking off his helmet, and as he was falling to the ground, the intake elbow then struck him in the back of the head, resulting in severe head trauma that rendered him unconscious. Lieutenant Daniel J.Raskin died as a result of his injuries at Maryland Shock Trauma on July 16,1990.

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Memorial Wall

  1. Danny was a kind and funny colleague at NTSB. He wanted to make a difference in the world and he did as an investigator and as a volunteer fireman. I think of him and am honored having known him.

    – eleni brown