Firefighters hold Sea of Red for fallen comrade

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 23, 2022 7:38 AM CT | Published: August 21, 2022 9:51 PM CT

A procession of Memphis Fire Department vehicles lit the city red on Sunday in memory of firefighter David Pleasant, who died after he and three other firefighters were injured in a collision Aug. 10 while responding to a fire alarm.


Memphis Fire Department Sea of red David Pleasant
Jasmine McCraven

Jasmine McCraven

Jasmine McCraven considers herself to be a music enthusiast and believes that she makes the best playlists ever. She is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State, but couldn’t wait to move back home to Memphis for the best food and culture in Tennessee.


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