June 26, 1984
Paramedic assigned to Emergency Unit 8, but detailed to Emergency Unit 4, was killed when Unit 4 was involved in a traffic accident at Poplar Avenue and East Parkway North at 12:01 p.m. on June 26, 1984. The unit was responding to a patient with difficulty breathing at 737 Buntyn Street. Milton Densford, 41, was the first MFD Paramedic to die in the line of duty. He had been with the department for seventeen years. He was married and the father of three daughters.