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Jeffrey C. Hager


On Aug. 16, 2021, Firefighter Jeffrey Hager contracted the COVID-19 virus while on duty. He passed away from complications of COVID-19 on Sept. 10, 2021.

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

Department information

Huntersville Fire Department
14515 Old Statesville Rd
PO Box 471
Huntersville, North Carolina 28078

Chief: Jim Dotoli

Age: 46
Rank: Firefighter
Classification: Part-Time (Paid)
Incident date: August 16, 2021 8:30 a.m.
Date of death: September 10, 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: N/A

Last updated: September 20, 2021