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David Leos


While on duty, Driver/Engineer David Leos contracted COVID-19 while responding to numerous emergency medical calls. He passed away from the virus on Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021.

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

Department information

Dallas Fire-Rescue Department
1500 Marilla ST
Dallas, Texas 75201

Chief: Dominique Artis

Age: 62
Rank: Driver/Engineer
Classification: Career
Incident date: July 13, 2021 7:00 a.m.
Date of death: September 2, 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 08, 2021