Fire Chief Richard “Rick” Todd, 58, of the Salem (WV) Volunteer Fire Department responded to an EMS call where an individual had a known case of COVID-19.
On September 22, 2020, Firefighter/Pilot Ricky Fulton died after his single-engine air tanker crashed while he was fighting the Schill Fire near Emmett, Idaho
Firefighter/EMT Charles Woods, 58, of the Adwolfe Volunteer Fire Department passed away after becoming ill at the scene of a fire.
Deputy Chief Jason Dean, 42, of the Clayton (NC) Fire Department has passed away of complications related to the coronavirus.
Authorities say a firefighter died after his single-engine air tanker crashed while he was fighting a small fire in southwestern Idaho Tuesday evening.
Firefighter Charlie Morton, 39, squad boss on the Big Bear Interagency Hotshot Crew, died during interagency fire suppression activities on the El Dorado Fire.
Whitehall (NY) Second Assistant Fire Chief James P. Brooks Jr., 45, suffered a torn aorta in May and passed away in September.
A firefighter died battling a wildfire in California that officials said was sparked by a device used to reveal a baby's gender.
Carrollton (TX) Fire Rescue (CFR) captain Lee Holbert died after he suffered a medical emergency while on duty, the city announced on Sunday.
Houston (TX) Fire Captain Thomas Searcy, 45, was battling COVID-19 when he passed away.