Little Rock Fire Department
Little Rock, AR
Years of Service: 17
Date of Incident: February 13, 2021
Date of Death: February 13, 2021
On Saturday, February 13, 2021, Battalion Chief Edward Karriem was the commanding officer at the scene of a residential fire. He was found unresponsive in his vehicle and firefighters immediately performed CPR. He was then transported to the hospital where he later passed away. The cause of his death is under investigation.