A 47-year-old Italian paramedic Diego Bianco did not hesitate to fight to the end against the coronavirus. However, after having helped hundreds of people, he ended up dying just a few days after contracting the disease.
He was 46 years old and, in the last stage of his life, he has been helping hundreds of patients suffering from COVID-19. After having been in direct contact with the virus for so long, it is over dying just four days later to get infected.
Diego Bianco, a hero against COVID-19
At one point, Bianco told a colleague that it was starting to feel bad. As if he had been thrown under a truck, that’s how the doctor felt. However, he never lost hope and kept repeating that “we will get it.”
Diego passed away at home where he lived with his wife and eight-year-old son.
In the last weeks, we have been able to see it in endless days, answering the call of those who became infected or wanted information about the coronavirus. The disease has attacked several colleagues. Many of them also deceased
It was on Saturday, March 7, when he began to feel unwell. He had a 39-degree fever. He and other colleagues went home to rest, but they did not apply the COVID-19 test.
Throughout his life, He has dedicated himself to helping those who need it. He started his career in Bergamo driving ambulances. There his father also served. Later, he was a rescue worker in the Seriate hospital, until he ended up in the Treviglio.
Your partner Oliver Valoti states that:
«He was always calm, also in emergencies. His experience on the street helped him better understand how to move. And, from time to time, I would return to the street ».
We believe that the heroes fighting the pandemic event with their own lives, they must have the recognition it deserves.
We wish you to rest in peace.