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Crime Worcester Fire Department lieutenant dies battling 4-alarm blaze

15:50  13 november  2019
15:50  13 november  2019 Source:   wcvb.com

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A Worcester Fire Lieutenant and father of three died today after battling a massive fire and saving the lives of two fellow firefighters . Worcester fire Lieutenant dies saving fellow fire fighters in 4 - alarm blaze - Продолжительность: 1:07 Boston Herald 10 327 просмотров.

Worcester Fire Department Lt. Jason Menard died . He leaves his wife, Tina, and three children. Three other firefighters were injured batting the fire , one of which suffered Joel Barnes was killed battling a fire on March 1. READ THE FULL STORY:New England fire lieutenant dies battling 4 - alarm blaze .

A Worcester fire lieutenant died and several firefighters were injured early Wednesday in a fire in a multi-family home.

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Worcester Fire Department Lt. Jason Menard died while battling the fire at 7 Stockholm St. He leaves his wife, Tina, and three children.

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When Ladder 5 arrived at the burning building just before 1 a.m. there was heavy fire coming from the building, and firefighters were told that a baby was trapped on the third floor.

The fire grew to four alarms, and at one point, firefighters issued a mayday call from the third floor of the building.

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Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard died trying to rescue a baby trapped on the third floor of a burning The loss of Menard comes as the Worcester Fire Department braces itself for the anniversary of other Last year on Dec. 9, Firefighter Christopher Roy was killed battling a blaze on Lowell Street.

The massive fire in Worcester , about 45 miles west of Boston, was reported just before 1 a.m. on Wednesday. Lt. Jason Menard, a member of the A Massachusetts firefighter and father of three died while rescuing members of his crew at the scene of a 4 - alarm blaze overnight, officials said.

"Lt. Menard along with his crew from Ladder 5 were making heroic efforts to search for a reported trapped resident along with the baby. While gaining entry to the third floor, Ladder 5 became trapped by heavy fire conditions," Worcester Fire Department Chief Michael Lavoie said. "Lt. Menard heroically and selflessly saved his crew, helping a probationary firefighter to the stairs and then returning to help another trapped firefighter, helping him out the window. Fire conditions overtook the third floor at this time, and Lt. Menard was unable to escape,"

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Three other firefighters were injured batting the fire, one of whom suffered serious injuries.

The American Red Cross said 10-15 people were displaced by the fire.

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The massive fire in Worcester , about 45 miles west of Boston, was reported just before 1 a.m. on Wednesday. A firefighter died while battling a four - alarm blaze in Worcester , Mass., Nov. The high winds and brutally cold temperature made it difficult for the fallen lieutenant to be rescued

— The Worcester Fire Department fought another multi-alarm fire Wednesday morning, just hours after one of their own died battling an overnight blaze . Worcester Fire Lieutenant Jason Menard died Wednesday fighting a four - alarm fire on Stockholm Street after he returned to help a trapped

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Meanwhile, the city of Worcester is preparing to honor eight fallen firefighters who lost their lives in the line of duty.

Dec. 3 will mark the 20th anniversary of the Worcester Cold Storage warehouse fire. Six firefighters -- Lt. Thomas Spencer, Lt. Timothy Jackson Sr., Lt. James Lyons III and firefighters Jeremiah Lucey, Paul Brotherton and Joseph McGuirk -- lost their lives battling the fire. A memorial will be held at 6 p.m. on that day.

At the same ceremony, the city will remember the eighth anniversary of the death of firefighter Jon Davies, who died while fighting a fire on Arlington Street and the one year anniversary of the death of firefighter Christopher Roy, who died in a Lowell Street fire.

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Worcester Fire Lt. Jason Menard was reportedly trying to rescue residents, including a baby, from a fire in a three-level home. WBZ NewsRadio's James Rojas reports.

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