Newark (NJ) Firefighter Hurt in Fall from Apparatus

A Newark (NJ) firefighter was seriously injured when he fell from the bucket seat of a fire apparatus that was responding to an incident on Monday night, July 26, according to a report from The Star Ledger. A civilian reportedly ran into the street to shield the fallen firefighter from traffic until treatment arrived. The unidentified firefighter was taken to a local hospital, treated, and released, but he will have to wear a neck brace for the next two weeks.

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