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In the Line of Duty
Joseph "Joe" Gallo, 34 - Blissfield, MI
Joseph "Joe" Gallo Captain Blissfield Township Fire Department Blissfield, MI Age: 34 Gender: Male Status: Paid-On-Call Years of Service: 6 Date of Incident: November 17, 2020 Date of Death: November 17, 2020 While responding with the Blissfield Fire Department to a barn fire, Captain Joseph Gallo was driving a Chevy Impala with emergency lights activated. As he drove on a gravel portion of the road, he lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle rolled and Captain Gallo was ejected. He was transported to the Toledo Hospital where, after all attempts at resuscitation were exhausted, Captain Gallo was pronounced deceased from injuries sustained. He was a Paid-on-Call Captain with the Blissfield Township Fire Department and a Part-time Firefighter/EMT with the Madison Township Fire Department.