LODD: Ohio firefighter-EMT dies in station accident
Paint Creek Joint EMS and Fire District firefighter Joe Patterson was fatally injured while working with compressed air cylinders
Duty Death: Joe Patterson - [Rainsboro, Ohio]
By FireRescue1 Staff
RAINSBORO, Ohio — A firefighter-EMT died Sunday after suffering a fatal injury in a fire station accident.
WCPO reported that Paint Creek Joint EMS and Fire District firefighter-EMT Joe Patterson was working with compressed air cylinders when he was injured.
Patterson was airlifted to a hospital, where he later died.
The incident is currently under investigation. Memorial details will be released after they are finalized.