Burlington Fire Department

In Memoriam

Lieutenant Steven N. Costello

  On Friday evening, July 23, 2010,  Lieutenant Steven N. Costello was found by the members of his fire crew in cardiac arrest.  Firefighters initiated resuscitation and transported him to the hospital.  In the Emergency Department, Lieutenant Costello regained his pulse and after further medical interventions, was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit. On Friday morning July 30, 2010, Lieutenant Steven N. Costello succumbed to complications from cardiac arrest; in spite of the valiant efforts of Steve, his family and his medical team.