Firefighter Fatality Notification – Kenneth Michael Lemanski, Jr.

Firefighter Fatality Notification

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

Kenneth Michael Lemanski, Jr.


Cascade Farmer Rancher City Volunteer Fire Department
Cascade, MT

While on-duty, Firefighter/EMT Kenneth Michael Lemanski, Jr., responded to an EMS call and was exposed to COVID-19. He subsequently contracted the virus and passed away on Wed., Oct. 20, 2021.

Age: 37

Gender: Male

Status: Volunteer

Years of Service: 4

Date of Incident: Sept. 22, 2021

Date of Death: Oct. 20, 2021

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