Firefighter Safety: East Hartford (CT) Firefighter Critical in Fall

02/21/2014
<br> An East Hartford (CT) firefighter is in critical condition after falling through a skylight covered with snow two stories into a parking garage. A report from WTNH (http://bit.ly/1c7YMGI) says a witness stated that Chief Training Officer James Silver was trying to view an ice rescue taking place on the Connecticut River Thursday. The firefighter reportedly stepped on a skylight covered with snow and fell into the parking garage stairwell below. RELATED ARTICLES Preparing for the Weather: Winter New York Firefighters Deal with Dangers from Ice Firefighter Safety: Weather Considerations: Cold and Dark

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