'This Is Hard On Our Community!' Town Mourns The Tragic Death Of A Firefighter Who Lost His Life On Duty
February 14, 2018 15:18
We consider them some of our biggest heroes, but unfortunately, being a firefighter is one of the most dangerous professions in the world. Many incidents of injuries or even deaths while on duty have been recorded.
According to the National Fire Protection Association, there are also some other long-term job-related effects, including behavioral health issues, cancer, and heart disease.
The death of Jason Dickey
Around 4:00 pm on Monday, a fire broke out at a home belonging to 91-year-old Lloyd Carrol and his wife in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. The couple called the fire department, and it wasn't long before a team was on the scene fighting the blaze.