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In the Line of Duty
Josh Kogel, 48 - Cavour, South Dakota
Josh Kogel Chief Cavour Volunteer Fire Department Cavour, South Dakota Age: 48 Sex: Male Classification: Volunteer Years of service: 27 Date of incident: September 4, 2023 Date of death: September 4, 2023 On Monday, Sept, 4, 2023, Chief Josh Kogel responded to a structure fire at the Hurd Alignment and Services building. While outside the burning building at the fire apparatus, he experienced a medical emergency and collapsed. He was immediately taken to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The cause of his death has yet to be determined.