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William Stalls


While on-duty at the fire department, Firefighter/EMT William Stalls contracted COVID-19.  He passed away on Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021 from the virus.

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

Department information

Oak City Fire and Rescue Department
101 East Commerce ST
PO Box 190
Oak City, North Carolina 27857

Chief: Minton Beach

Age: 68
Rank: Firefighter/EMT
Classification: Volunteer
Incident date: July 22, 2021 1:47 p.m.
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