Dallas Firefighter Dies From COVID-19

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A Dallas firefighter died Thursday aft a agelong conflict with COVID-19.

Driver Engineer, David Leos had been successful the ICU astatine Parkland Hospital, warring COVID-19.

Dallas Fire-Rescue said Leos had been with the section for 40 years and leaves down a woman and 8 children.

"This is simply a tragic nonaccomplishment for our department; particularly for his brother, Lieutenant Marty Leos, and Son, Lieutenant David Leos, Jr., who person followed admirably successful their brother/father’s footsteps," DFR said successful a property release.

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Fellow firefighters held a vigil for Leos Wednesday nighttime extracurricular of Parkland Hospital.

Friends described Leos arsenic a fighter, who had battled Leukemia and overcame it.

"We inquire that you support David’s family, and the department, successful your thoughts and prayers and we thin connected 1 different for enactment during this astir challenging time," DFR said successful a property release.

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