While getting ready to leave the station, Lieutenant Donald J. Trout of the Middlesex County Hazardous Materials Unit suffered a medical emergency.
GE Forestry Firefighter/Squad Boss Frumencio Ruiz Carapia, 56, was killed when he was struck by a falling tree.
Ruiz Carapia, 56, was working along the eastern edge of the Gales fire when he was struck by a falling tree.
A firefighter died Monday while battling a wildfire southeast of Eugene, Oregon, officials said.
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Jacksonville Lieutenant Mario J. Moya, 51, unselfishly served his community while continuing to expose himself to the virus responding to EMS calls.