On June the 5th, 2018, EPFD Captain Alejandro Gallardo passed away due to a motorcycle accident.
After serving in the United States Marine Corps, Alejandro Gallardo entered the fire service in 1997, later promoting to a Captain in 2011. He also helped the community as an EMT, where he worked in various roles and services.
Captain Gallardo is remembered for his enormous sense of humor that went along with his inherently caring and generous nature. An avid motorcycle enthusiast, beer connoisseur, and lifelong Charger fan, Captain Gallardo will be missed by his brothers and sisters of the El Paso Fire Department.