Firefighter Fatality: Kentucky Firefighter Killed After Being Struck at Van Fire Scene

08/06/2014
One firefighter was killed and another injured after they were struck while operating at the scene of a van fire on a highway in Kentucky. WHAS11 reports (http://bit.ly/1sffMUm) that the Glendale Volunteer Fire Department was working a van fire on Interstate 65 south when one firefighters was hit and killed by a semi. A second firefighter was seriously injured and airlifted to an area hospital. Read further details at http://bit.ly/1sffMUm. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, Jonathan French, 25, when a semi tractor-trailer struck them and their fire apparatus while they were operating at the scene of a motor vehicle fire on Interstate 65. According to reports, Firefighter Lis...

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