Tag Archives: Line of duty death

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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Fireground Audio of Chicago Fire Department Line of Duty Death (12/14/2015)

This audio is a condensed format from the original audio found on broadcastify of the Chicago Fire Department LODD at 9213 Baltimore on 12-14-2015. Chicago Firefighters were originally dispatched to the area of 9213 Houston for smoke coming from the south side of the building. Upon arrival companies found an empty lot and were unable to locate the building. Updated ...

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Updated: No Permit On Elevator Work-Chicago Firefighter Falls Thru Elevator Shaft at a Fire on The South Side

Video posted by ChicagoFD1 We are learning this morning that a Chicago Firefighter fell thru the floor at a fire on Chicago’s south side.  A mayday alert was declared and companies were able to get the Firefighter out.  Early reports indicate CPR was started on the Firefighter and he was transported to the hospital where he has now been pronounced dead. ...

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Line of Duty Death in Wisconsin: Firefighter Struck at Accident Scene

(Article in Full) ENDEVOUR (WKOW) — “A volunteer firefighter succumbed to injuries after being struck by a vehicle at an accident scene. The incident occurred on southbound U.S. I-39 at mile marker 99.5. in Marquette County near the village of Endevour. The firefighter was part of a group of first responders assisting with an accident at that location when a southbound car entered the ...

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Raw Video: Funeral Procession for Cincinnati FAO Daryl Gordon LODD

Raw video of the funeral procession for Cincinnati FAO Daryl Gordon, who died in the line of duty at an apartment fire on March 26, 2015 after falling down an elevator shaft.  May he rest in peace.  The video was posted by WLWT and description is below. “FAO Daryl Gordon Funeral: Procession to church Subscribe to WLWT on YouTube now for more:” ...

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Video: Fireground Audio of Cincinnati, Ohio LODD This Morning

Here is the fireground audio of the 4th Alarm Fire with Mayday and LODD in Cincinnati, Ohio this morning.  Video was posted by firefighter dispatch and description is below.  The Mayday Occurs at approx. the 6:50 minute mark. “The audio has been edited and is not real time with all sensitive audio transmissions deleted. Audio starts after the 3rd alarm was struck.  ...

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Video: Sad News as Cincinnati Firefighter Dies in the Line of Duty at an Apartment Fire

Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV Receiving sad news out of Cincinnati, Ohio this morning. Early this morning around 06:00 a Firefighter fell down an elevator shaft. Early reports stated he was transported in grave condition. We are now learning that firefighter has passed away. Rest easy brother and here is more on the story. (FOX19) – “A Cincinnati firefighter died after ...

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Video: Line of Duty Death in Illinois, Fire Chief Struck

We are sad to report the passing of Medora, IL Fire Chief Kenneth Lehr. Chief Lehr was struck and killed by fire apparatus that was backing. Our sincere condolences to those involved. Here is more on the story. WGN – “A longtime fire chief of a small Illinois town is killed in a freak accident while on-duty. Medora Fire Chief ...

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