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Marshall Grant Brookfield


Firefighter/Paramedic Brookfield was exposed to COVID-19 during on-duty activities. He became ill and his health worsened.  He died on Sept. 29, 2021, as a result of COVID-19 complications.

photo of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial
Marshall Grant Brookfield was included in the USFA’s annual report Firefighter Fatalities in the United States.

Department information

Emergency Response Logistics
37 County Road 4627
Grand Lake, Colorado 80447

Chief: Owner and CEO Kevin Ratzmann

Age: 41
Rank: Firefighter/Paramedic
Classification: Wildland Contract
Incident date: September 13, 2021
Date of death: September 29, 2021
Cause of fatal injury: Exposure
Nature of fatal injury: Covid-19
Activity type: Other
Emergency duty: Yes
Duty type: On-Scene Fire
Fixed property use: Outdoor Property

Last updated: July 07, 2022