LODD: Floor Collapse Kills One, Injures 5 Other Firefighters


Sad news out of Macon, Georgia.  Lt. Randy Parker was killed and 5 others were injured when the floor collapsed, sending them into the basement.  We were following this story last night as it was happening.

Six firefighters, including Lt Parker, were taken to the Medical Center. Battalion Chief Steven Stafford, 59, was airlifted to the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in Augusta, and firefighters Adam Mitchie, 34, and Ferrell Cromer, 46, were taken by ambulance to the burn center. Two of the three taken to Augusta are being treated for smoke inhalation, and the other for smoke inhalation and burns on his hand.