W.Va. FF-EMT dies from COVID-19

Jason Wurster, a paramedic for Putnam County EMS and a firefighter for the Jefferson Volunteer Fire Department, died after contracting COVID-19


By Rachel Engel

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A paramedic and firefighter died after contracting COVID-19. 

Jason Wurster, a paramedic for Putnam County EMS and a firefighter for the Jefferson Volunteer Fire Department, died after contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty, according to a Facebook post from Hurrican Fire & Rescue. 

 

Our hearts are heavy this morning as we hear of the Line of Duty Death of Jason Wurster of Putnam County EMS and...

Posted by Hurricane Fire & Rescue on Tuesday, December 29, 2020


His colleagues described him as an unselfish person who donated his life to public service. 

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