Cascade County Search and Rescue Department, Montana • Line of Duty Death: March 27, 2021

Tyler John Weir, a member of the Cascade County Search and Rescue team, and his 10-year-old son were killed in a weekend crash that also injured his wife and critically injured their two other children on March 27, 2021.

Weir, 35, and his family were returning to Great Falls to help with a rescue mission Saturday morning when the crash occurred. Weir was a vice commander with the search and rescue team and a master sergeant with 13 years of experience with the Montana Air National Guard. His wife, Jennifer, is also a search and rescue team member and is a secretary for its Board of Directors.

Tyler John Weir is survived by his wife, Jennifer, and two children.

The Tunnel to Towers Foundation has paid off the mortgage on the Weir family’s home as part of its 2021 Season of Hope initiative.