Firefighter Fatality Notification – Joseph Deltergo

Firefighter Fatality Notification

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

Joseph Deltergo


Palm Beach County Fire Rescue
West Palm Beach, FL

On Monday, July 12, 2021, Firefighter Joseph Deltergo took his own life while on-duty at the fire station.

Age: 45

Gender: Male

Status: Career

Years of Service: 16

Date of Incident: July 12, 2021

Date of Death: July 12, 2021

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