Responded to an EMS call with a patient with a known case of COVID-19. He subsequently contracted the virus and passed away
United States Fire Administration
The U.S. Fire Administration has announced the official on-duty death of Firefighter/Paramedic Miguel Angulo, 42, of the Phoenix (AZ) Fire Department on September 6, 2021.
On July 22, 2021, Firefighter/Paramedic Miguel Angulo responded to an EMS call with a patient with a known case of COVID-19. He subsequently contracted the virus and passed away on Monday, Sept. 6, 2021.
Tribute is being paid to Firefighter/Paramedic Miguel Angulo at http://apps.usfa.fema.gov/firefighter-fatalities/
To date, 91 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2021. Year-to-date and annual USFA firefighter fatality reports are posted online at https://www.usfa.fema.gov/data/statistics/ff_fatality_reports.html
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.