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Robert Liguez

Driver/Operator

Driver/Operator Robert Liguez contracted COVID-19 while responding to numerous EMS calls.  Many of the patients he assisted tested positive for the virus. He passed away on Friday, September 17, 2021.


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

Department information

Alice Fire Department
601 East 3rd ST
Alice, Texas 78332

Chief: Patrick Thomas

Age: 52
Rank: Driver/Operator
Classification: Career
Incident date: August 16, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Date of death: September 17, 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 30, 2021