Pasco County Firefighter/EMT Jason Tucker Passes Away after Battle with Brain Cancer
Jason Tucker cause of death
Pasco County firefighter and EMT, Jason Tucker, passed away on April 23, 2023, after a long battle with brain cancer.
Despite his courageous fight, he was forced to retire. He died surrounded by his family.
Jason Tucker was a resident of Spring Hill, Florida. He graduated from Springstead High School and went on to study at Pasco-Hernando State College and Hillsborough Community College.
He worked as a firefighter and EMT for Pasco County Fire Rescue at the time of his passing.
As a member of Pasco County Fire Rescue, Jason Tucker was passionate about preventing cancer in the fire service.
He dedicated his last days to teaching new employees about the importance of avoiding cancer.
He worked with the agency’s Special Operations Team and Decon programs to help people and pave the way for future generations of firefighters.