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USFA: Maryland On-Duty Death

Firefighter/EMT Hamilton contracted COVID-19 while on-duty.

USFA: California On-Duty Death

Captain Roque contracted COVID-19 while on-duty from a patient with a known case of the virus.

USFA: North Carolina On-Duty Death

Chief Woodard contracted COVID-19 during a smoke investigation.

LODD Anniversary: Philadelphia Lieutenant Killed in Row House Fire Collapse

Fire officer killed in collapse of 1800 era house during a fire in 2018.

USFA: West Virginia On-Duty Death

Senior Airman/Firefighter Young was killed while battling the blaze when a beam fell on him.

2020 On-Duty Firefighting Deaths in Detail

While the total of firefighter fatalities was higher, 2020 was another record low in subcategories.

USFA: Oklahoma On-Duty Death

Major contracted COVID-19 while caring for a patient.

USFA: Pennsylvania On-Duty Death

To date, 89 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2020.

USFA: Pennsylvania On-Duty Death

Colonial Park chief contracted COVID-19 in the firehouse.

West Virginia Air National Guard Firefighter Killed in Fire

Reward offered in line of duty death of air guard firefighter.


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