First Responders, EMTs, and Paramedics in Minnesota who have given their lives in the service of the people in their community:
Dale Eidsvig; Hennepin County Medical Center Ambulance; 29 October 1972; Ambulance Crash.
Nelson Schaeffer; Hennepin County Medical Center Ambulance; 14 January 1985; Cardiac Arrest.
Carol Kay Wolf; Grenada First Responders; 13 November 1992; struck by car at crash scene.
Mark W. Peters; Lake City Ambulance; 9 November 1995; Ambulance Crash.
Brenda HagE; Pine County Ambulance; 14 January 1999; struck by car at crash scene.
James K. (Jim) Blanchard; Hennepin County Medical Center EMS; 11 December 2002; Cardiac Arrest.
Terry Pearson, Roseau Area Hospital Ambulance; 4 January 2005; Ambulance Crash
Please Note: This list may not be complete. Records on EMS personnel who have died in the line of duty are scarce. If you have information regarding other Minnesota EMS personnel who have died in the line of duty, please email the Honor Guard, so we can update our records.