San Francisco Fire Department
San Francisco, CA
Years of Service: 13
Date of Incident: October 7, 2020
Date of Death: October 7, 2020
On Wednesday, October 7, 2020, Firefighter/Paramedic Jason Cortez was participating in a drill at the Mission District Training Facility when he was injured. Paramedics started immediate care and transported him to the San Francisco General Hospital Trauma Center where he succumbed to his injuries just before 1100hrs. An investigation into this accident is underway and the cause of his death has not yet been determined.