facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

2 firefighters killed in Toledo, Ohio, apartment complex blaze

Jan. 26, 2014 at 9:39 PM   |   Comments

TOLEDO, Ohio, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Two firefighters were killed Sunday in a fire at an apartment building in Toledo, Ohio, city officials said.

The victims were removed from the building, at Huron and Magnolia streets, at about 3:30 p.m. and transported to Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center. Lucas County deputy coroner told the Toledo Blade the deaths were reported at about 6 p.m.

"Everyone is just numb right now," Toledo Firefighters Local 92 Vice President Dan Desmond said.

Autopsies were scheduled for Monday.

Fire investigators were on the scene.

© 2014 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
California officer allegedly stole nude photos during arrest California officer allegedly stole nude photos during arrest
2
[UPDATE] Two Calif. deputies killed, two others shot [UPDATE] Two Calif. deputies killed, two others shot
3
California Marine dies in Islamic State mission in Iraq California Marine dies in Islamic State mission in Iraq
4
Lauren Hill's cancer won't stop teen from playing basketball Lauren Hill's cancer won't stop teen from playing basketball
5
Canada reflects on a week of domestic terror Canada reflects on a week of domestic terror
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback