Tag Archives: Line of duty death

Line of Duty Death: Firefighter From San Antonio, Texas Has Died in The Line of Duty Battling a Strip Mall Fire

We are receiving tragic news out of San Antonio, Texas as they are reporting a Line of Duty Death of a Firefighter following a Strip Mall Fire.  The above Facebook video shows the removal of Firefighter Scott Dean and a quick press conference from the Fire Chief.  Our hearts and prayers are with the San Antonio Fire Department and Firefighter ...

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Woman Charged With Murder in The Deaths of Two Delaware Firefighters After Setting Her Home on Fire

An update to the tragic events that occurred in Wilmington, Delaware early Saturday Morning.  A woman has been arrested and charged with murder in the deaths of two Firefighters who were operating inside the home when the floor collapsed.  Our thoughts are still with the Wilmington Firefighters and and their families.  It has been a tough week in the fire ...

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Fireground Audio: Bronx House Explosion That Killed FDNY Battalion Chief

Fireground audio of this morning’s FDNY Bronx house explosion which claimed the life of a FDNY Battalion Chief.  Our hearts remain heavy today.  The video was posted by firefighter dispatch and description is below. “House explosion audio from the Bronx 9/27/16 The audio has been edited. Audio used under a creative common license from Broadcastify.com” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. ...

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LODD: Two Firefighters Dead 1 Firefighter in Critical Condition in Delaware

We regret to inform you of a double Line of Duty Death in Wilmington, Delaware.  Reports are that the Firefighters entered the home and the floor collapsed.  More on the developing story below.  Our hearts are heavy this Sat. Thinking of both families and the brother and sisters in Wilmington. WILMINGTON, Del. (WPVI) –” Two firefighters were killed and one ...

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Video: Line of Duty Death: Pineville, North Carolina Firefighter Dies After Mayday Call at Strip Mall Fire

We regret to bring you the terrible news of a LODD.  Companies in Pineville, North Carolina responded late last night to a fire at a golf store located in a strip mall.  At some point a couple of Maydays were given and two members were pulled out of the building.  One Firefighter has lost his life.  Pineville Fire Department was ...

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Line of Duty Death: Veteran Memphis, Tennessee Lieutenant Dies at House Fire

We are getting sad news out of Memphis, Tennessee this morning.  Early reports are that veteran Fire Lieutenant Rodney Eddins collapsed during overhaul at a house fire and has passed away.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the Memphis Fire Family and Lt. Eddins family. MEMPHIS, TN (WMC)  “Memphis Fire Department is mourning the loss of one of their own. The ...

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UPDATED FUNERAL INFORMATION & NEWS STORY: Wisconsin Line of Duty Death

Updated: March 1, 2016:  FUNERAL INFORMATION: Marcia Rosecky 2/11/1975-2/27/2016 Member of the Brookfield Fire Department Brookfield Professional Firefighter’s Association Professional Firefighters of Wisconsin International Association of Firefighters Local 2051 Brookfield, Wisconsin Cancer Presumptive after contracting AML Leukemia Marcia leaves behind her husband Dave (also a member of the Brookfield Fire Department) and son, Fletcher, 6 yrs. old. Visitation 10am – ...

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Chicago Firefighter Remembered 30 Years After He Died in The Line of Duty at Hotel Fire

(Article in Full) DNAinfo.com MOUNT GREENWOOD — The same day the Chicago Bears won Super Bowl XX, the city also lost Chicago Fire Lt. Edmond Coglianese. Coglianese, 42, of Mount Greenwood died while fighting a fire at the Mark Twain Hotel. He saved two elderly residents who were caught on the third floor of the residential hotel at 111 W. Division St. before he went ...

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Another Line of Duty Death Near The Holidays: Texas Firefighter Collapses During Training

We don’t know many details other than a Texas Firefighter Stacy Crawford has passed away.  It’s being reported that FF Crawford was involved in training yesterday at his firehouse and collapsed.  Revival efforts were not successful.  We here at Chicagofirewire are sad and want all to know these LODD’s near the holidays are hard to report.  Our thoughts and prayers ...

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Line of Duty Death: 19 Year Old Firefighter Jack Rose, Mt. Marion Fire Department (Ulster County) New York

It is with heavy hearts that we bring you notification of another LODD so close to the holidays.  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.  It sounds as if fire was located in the basement of the residence and ...

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