Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 1009802 - Fire Fighter Dies In Apartment Fire
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|124594177||01/23/1996||9224||0||Engine Co 265 & Ladder Co 121 Nycfd|
Abstract: At 10:15 p.m. on January 5, 1996, Employee #1, a fire fighter, was fighting a blaze inside a third-floor apartment. The fire intensified due to unexpected high winds inside the apartment. Employee #1 tried to escape but became disoriented while still on the third floor. Two coworkers were able to escape safely through an exit stairwell. Employee #1 was later found unconscious on the third floor. He was transported to Peninsula General Hospital, where he died.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|