Chelan County Fire District One Commander dies

June 13, 2011

A veteran

firefighter with the Chelan County Fire District One died Sunday morning after a family member found him

unconscious at his home. A news release issued by the agency identified the victim as Captain Garet Rasmussen, a

fifteen year department veteran. Rasmussen was declared dead after efforts by aide crews to perform CPR failed.

The cause of Rasmussen's death is unknown at this time.