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Aaron “Scott” Chassells

Lieutenant

Lieutenant Chassells was exposed to COVID-19 during on-duty activities. He became ill and his health worsened. He died on Sept. 18, 2021, as a result of COVID-19 complications.

photo of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Aaron “Scott” Chassells was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.

Department information

North Little Rock Fire Department
723 Maple Street
North Little Rock, Arkansas 72114

Chief: Gerald Tucker

Age: 48
Rank: Lieutenant
Classification: Career
Incident date: August 6, 2021
Date of death: September 18, 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: July 07, 2022