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Roger Dean, III

Firefighter/Paramedic

On Sunday, December 20, 2020, Firefighter/Paramedic Roger Dean, III, responded to an EMS call at a residence.  The patient had a known case of COVID-19.  Firefighter/Paramedic Dean subsequently contracted the virus and passed away on Friday, April 23, 2021.

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

Department information

Seguin Fire Department
660 S Highway 46
Seguin, Texas 78155

Chief: Dale Skinner

Age: 31
Rank: Firefighter/Paramedic
Classification: Career
Incident date: December 20, 2020 2:40 a.m.
Date of death: April 23, 2021
Cause of death: Exposure
Nature of death: Covid-19
Activity type: EMS/Patient Care
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: On-Scene Non-Fire
Fixed property use: Residential

Last updated: April 26, 2021

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