We regret to inform you of a Firefighter Line of Duty Death in Western Massachusetts. Reports are that a Firefighter who was working a 2 Alarm Fire has collapsed and died. Our thoughts and prayers are with the agencies involved and of course the Firefighter’s family.
necn – “A firefighter in western Massachusetts has died after collapsing while fighting a 2-alarm fire early Wednesday morning.
The firefighter had been fighting a fire on Southampton Road in Montgomery when he collapsed and was taken by paramedics to Bay State Noble Hospital in Westfield, where he was pronounced dead, according to the state Fire Marshal’s office.
The name of the firefighter, who was with the Montgomery Fire Department, has not been released.
The fire marshal’s office said the small, close-knit department and the entire community is “devastated” by the firefighter’s death.”…Continue Reading Here