Kansas City, Kan., firefighter and paramedic Jason Garrett Kansas City, Kan., Fire Department


KANSAS CITY, Kansas- The following statement was released today after a Kansas City Kansas firefighter was discovered unresponsive today while on duty:

“The Kansas City Kansas Fire Department is sad to report that Firefighter/Paramedic Jason Garrett passed while on duty at Station 19 this morning. He was found by his coworkers unresponsive in his room and pronounced deceased at the Station. Firefighter/Paramedic Garrett was a 5 ½ year veteran of the Kansas City Kansas Fire Department. There is an ongoing investigation to determine the cause of death. No foul play is anticipated. Jason Garrett was 46 years old. Funeral arrangements will be posted soon.”