Former Indianapolis Fire Department Chief Keith Smith dies at 72
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– The Indianapolis Fire Department announced Monday that former Chief Keith D. Smith passed away. He was 72.
IFD says he died after a long battle with an illness.
Smith retired from the department in 2002 after being appointed on December 2, 1965. He was the chief from 1992-2000 before taking on similar roles at Westfield and Carmel fire departments.
“Please keep his wife Cindy and family in your prayers,” a statement from IFD read.
Funeral arrangements are pending.