Firefighting

Massachusetts Firefighters Injured in Fall from Roof

Two Westport (MA) firefighters were injured in a fall from a roof while operating at a chimney fire.

A report on turnto10.com (http://bit.ly/1f824yG) indicated one firefighter fell 20 feet to the ground. Another firefighter also fell a shorter distance onto a dormer. Both were taken to area hospitals.

No word on what caused the men to fall.

Extinguishing Chimney Fires

Last week, a firefighter was killed when he fell while operating on a roof in Wallington, New Jersey.

More at http://bit.ly/1f824yG.