It is with heavy hearts that we bring you notification of another LODD so close to the holidays. Â This time the 19 Year old firefighter from Mt. Marion Fire Department in New York lost his life while battling what was initially reported as a chimney fire. Â It sounds as if fire was located in the basement of the residence and at some point there was a mayday call. Â Firefighter Rose was rescued by his fellow firefighters and later pronounced dead. Â To the members of the Mt. Marion Fire Department, friends, and family of Jack Rose we offer our deepest condolences.
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MOUNT MARION, N.Y. (NEWS10) â€” “AÂ Mount Marion fire department firefighter killed in the line of duty.
The Centerville fire department flag is at half- staff this morning.
Saugerties police tell us he died at the scene of a chimney fire in Centerville Saturday.
Firefighters responded to the call just before seven Saturday evening with multiple departments arriving on the scene.
While crews were taking down those flames, officials say one fireman went into distress and was rescued from inside the home.
He was transported to Health Alliance hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The identity of the fireman is being withheld until family members have been notified.
The incident currently remains under investigation.”