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Malcolm Arrington


While on duty, Engineer Malcolm Arrington contracted COVID-19 from responding to numerous emergency medical calls. He passed away from the virus on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021.

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

Department information

Nashville Fire Department
63 Hermitage AVE
Nashville, Tennessee 37210

Chief: William Swann

Age: 54
Rank: Engineer
Classification: Career
Incident date: September 1, 2021
Date of death: September 1, 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: September 07, 2021