Explosion in Bronx Kills FDNY Battalion Chief, Injures 12 Others
“We got men down, with an explosion,” a firefighter told a dispatcher, breathing heavily between sentences. “We got a man down. Firefighter down. Bad shape.”
“We lost a hero today,” said Nigro in a morning news conference with Mayor Bill de Blasio.
Fahy, a 17-year fire department veteran and father of three, was a rising star according to Nigro like his father before him who also had his position.