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Martin “Marty” Meyers


While on-duty, Captain Martin “Marty” Meyers contracted COVID-19 at the fire department.  He passed away from the virus on Thursday, March 4, 2021.

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

Department information

Kokomo Fire Department
215 West Superior Street
Kokomo, Indiana 46901

Chief: Chris Frazier

Age: 50
Rank: Captain
Classification: Career
Incident date: February 9, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Date of death: March 4, 2021
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: April 06, 2021

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