Northampton County – Firefighter Death Notification
SEVERN, NC – Severn Fire Chief Kevin Britt, 54, suffered a medical emergency after working a motor vehicle collision on Friday night into Saturday morning.
A fire chief with the Severn Volunteer Fire Department died Saturday after assisting with a car crash.
According to Dennis Woodard, Admin Chief for the department, Fire Chief Kevin Britt, 54, suffered a medical emergency at his home around midnight shortly after responding to an emergency call involving a car that had crashed into a light pole.
Britt was a firefighter with the Severn Volunteer Fire Department more than 30 years. His son, Joshua Britt, also serves the department.
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Graveside services, with honors, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 22 at Severn Cemetery in Severn, with the Rev. Jim Cox officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Severn Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 406, Severn, NC 27877.
Massey Funeral Home in Jackson is handling the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.haroldmasseyfuneralhome.com.
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