Iran D. Rivers, 48, died Sunday morning died while on duty as a Hillsborough County Fire Rescue firefighter
from hypertensive heart disease. He was working at Fire Station 6, in the western part of the county. Rivers had been a firefighters for 24 years and had worked at Fire State 6 since 1993. He is survived by his mother, Janelle Rivers, his older brother and an uncle. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Grace Family Church, 5101 Van Dyke Road.