Accident Report Detail
Accident: 897777 - Fire Fighters Killed When Roof Collapses During Fire
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|126621598||03/25/1996||9224||City Of Chesapeake Fire Department|
At approximately 11:30 a.m., the Chesapeake Fire Department responded to a structure fire in Chesapeake, VA. Upon arrival, Employees # 1 and #2, fire fighters, entered the structure through a rear doorway and advanced a hose line to the interior. Shortly after, the roof of the structure collapsed, trapping Employees #1 and #2 under debris. They were killed.