Some of Florida’s 29 law enforcement officers who died in COVID-19 came from around Tampa Bay. Fox13 Report..
Fallen: St. Pete police officer Michael Weiskov, 52, died last week from a complication of COVID. He was not vaccinated, despite his wife’s recommendation.
Manatees Correctional Worker Douglas Clark, 67, died Thursday. His preventive contact status has not been revealed.
Deputy Sheriff Christopher Broadhead of Pork County, 32, died Monday after spending a few weeks in the hospital.
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What they are saying: Sheriff Grady Judd of Pork County did not reveal the status of Broadhead vaccination.However Note Fox 13 The majority of people hospitalized with COVID are not vaccinated:
“Listen to doctors, don’t listen to politicians. Get vaccinated. If you weren’t motivated before you were vaccinated, Christopher’s premature death motivates you. I hope that. “
In numbers: The Fox 13 report shows how COVID cases are expanding emergency services throughout the region.
About 50 office employees of Sheriff Pork County tested positive for COVID, Judd said. Currently five people are hospitalized and one is on mechanical ventilation.
Nearly 100 employees of Sarasota County Sheriff were on COVID, an agent told the outlet last week.
Nineteen St. Petersburg police officials were ill as of Saturday, but the ministry said no one was hospitalized.
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