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Tommy Allen Hopson

Deputy Chief

Deputy Chief Tommy Allen Hopson contracted COVID-19 while on-duty at the fire department.  He passed away from the virus on Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021.

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

Department information

Carroll County Fire Rescue
501 Old Newnan RD
Carrollton, Georgia 30117

Chief: Tim Padgett

Age: 53
Rank: Deputy Chief
Classification: Career
Incident date: August 2, 2021
Date of death: August 15, 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: September 08, 2021