Donald DiPetrillo. Photo courtesy of Miss Geico Racing.

Donald DiPetrillo with the Miss Geico offshore powerboat racing team has died following complications from COVID 19.

DiPetrillo was the safety and rescue operations coordinator for the team, as well as the chief of Medical Safety and EMT Services for the Seminole Indian tribe of Florida in Broward County.

Team members say he battled the virus for nearly 45 days.

He was 70 years old.