Late NM fire chief honored at ceremony

Updated: 10/06/2013 10:22 PM | Created: 10/06/2013 7:21 PM
By: Jeffery Gordon,

A former New Mexico fire chief was among dozens of fallen firefighters honored in a ceremony on Sunday.

Sandoval County Fire Chief John Tibbetts died in a car crash in 2012.

Tibbetts was honored at the National Firefighters Academy in Maryland.

His name will be among 73 added to the National Firefighters Memorial. 

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