Firefighter Fatality Notification – David Leos

Firefighter Fatality Notification

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The U.S. Fire Administration has received notice of the following firefighter fatality:

David Leos


Dallas Fire-Rescue Department
Dallas, TX

While on duty, Driver/Engineer David Leos contracted COVID-19 while responding to numerous emergency medical calls. He passed away from the virus on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021.

Age: 62

Gender: Male

Status: Career

Years of Service: 40

Date of Incident: July 13, 2021

Date of Death: September 2, 2021

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