DON CROCKER INTERIM FIRE CHIEF OF SOUTHWOLD FIRE DEPARTMENT 7/12/2018 10:56:18 AM
Retired Central Elgin Fire Chief Don Crocker is now the Interim Fire Chief of the Southwold Fire Department. Crocker came out of a 2 year retirement to take on the 3 month open contract after the recent passing of former Central Elgin Fire Chief Gary Wilson.
Before retiring, Crocker had 28 years experience as a full time fire chief.
Crocker says he didn't think twice when asked to come out of retirement.
Crocker says that while everyone is still grieving the loss of Wilson they are working hard to move on keep things as safe as possible.
The Southwold Fire Department has begun the search for their next Fire Chief.