The Orlando FD (FLA) is reporting an increase in coronavirus cases among its staff. As of yesterday, 28 members of the Orlando Fire Department have now tested positive for COVID-19, and 87 are in quarantine, according to a statement sent by department officials Thursday.
The Anaheim FD (CAL) said this week that two of the seven firefighters who tested positive for COVID-19 were being treated in intensive care units. One of the firefighters who was being treated in the ICU is Capt. David Baker, who was a rookie firefighter when he posed for an iconic Disney tribute to firefighters portrait.
8 Greensboro (NC) firefighters have now tested positive for coronavirus after a 4-station golf outing. The department is still waiting on 21 more tests.