Hanford firefighter’s baby dies during honeymoon; community rallies in support
TRI-CITIES, Wash. — A Hanford firefighter’s baby boy passed away while he and his wife were honeymooning in Hawaii.
Nicholas Augustavo and Nikki Tallman got married on Saturday Mar. 9 and left their 1.5-year-old son Kaysen with family before flying away to celebrate their marriage, according to a post from the Hanford Firefighters Union Facebook page.
On Tuesday Mar. 12, the newlyweds learned that Kaysen died in his sleep overnight.
A GoFundMe account has been set up to raise funds for their funeral expenses and counseling as they deal with this tragedy.
The community has already raised more than $20,000.