About UslAdvertisinglMagazinelNewsletterlContact Usl Instagram

Firefighting News: Injured PA Firefighter Returns Home

A Lancaster city (PA) firefighter left rehab and returned home three months after being badly burned in a fire that killed two people. Lieutenant Andre Kelley left the rehab hospital Wednesday morning, the Intelligencer Journal reported (http://bit.ly/10I5Nbj). A procession of firefighters from various municipalities led Kelley back home. Kelley suffered burns on 40 percent of his body when he entered a burning home in hopes of rescuing two trapped residents during a February fire. He has undergone extensive rehab and a series of skin grafts to repair the damage he sustained in a flashover on the fireground. The victims, a 38-year-old woman and six-year-old girl, died in the fire. Two oth...

Already a member of the Fire Engineering Training Network?  If yes, please sign in!


Why Subscribe?

  Gain Access to:
  • Latest Training & Drills
  • New Techniques
  • Technology Advances
  • Proven Tactics
  • Research to help reduce injuries & Deaths
  • Insight from the fire service's most experienced

      More Information >>