Local retired paramedic passes away from COVID complications

West Virginia

BOONE COUNTY, WV (WOWK) – A retired paramedic has passed away in our region from complications due to COVID-19.

According to the Boone County Ambulance Authority, retired Lieutenant and Paramedic Richard Smith passes away from complications of COVID-19.

Smith retired in 2019 after 37 years of service to Boone County.

Courtesy: Anthony Runyon

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