|Agency||Chicago Fire Department|
|Type of Firefighter||Career|
|Age Range||46 to 50|
|Date of Birth||0/0/0|
|Date of Death||11/5/1965|
|Cause of Death||Stress/Overexertion|
|Nature of Death||Heart attack|
|Attribute of Death||[not applicable]|
|Type of Duty||Ambulance operations , Emergency vehicle operations , Responding to/returning from incident|
On November 5, 1965, Chicago Fire Department Firefighter Norman Young of Engine 13 suffered a fatal heart attack while driving a patient to the hospital in an ambulance. Young collapsed over the steering wheel of the ambulance while traveling on E. Chicago Avenue, crashing the vehicle into a parked car.
“Fireman Dies Driving Ambulance to Hospital,” Chicago Tribune, November 6, 1965.