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David Clark


While on official duty, Firefighter David Clark contracted COVID-19 from the firehouse and subsequently passed away.

Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.

Department information

Bay Head Fire Company
81 Bridge Avenue
Bay Head, New Jersey 08742

Chief: Joe Todisco

Age: 47
Rank: Firefighter
Classification: Volunteer
Incident date: March 21, 2020
Date of death: April 17, 2020
Cause of death: Exposure
Nature of death: Covid-19
Activity type: In-Station Duties
Emergency duty: No
Duty type: Other On-Duty
Fixed property use: Store/Office

Last updated: March 03, 2021

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