LODD: Tenn. firefighter dies while battling house blaze

Lawrenceburg Fire Department firefighter Jason Dickey died after becoming trapped when part of the house collapsed

Duty Death: Jason Dickey - [Lawrenceburg, Tennessee]


By FireRescue1 Staff

LAWRENCEBURG, Tenn. — A firefighter died Monday after becoming trapped in a burning house.

Tennessean reported that Lawrenceburg Fire Department firefighter Jason Dickey was helping battle a house fire when part of the home collapsed.

A Mayday call was made after Dickey and two other firefighters became trapped in the home.

“Our prayers are going out to the Lawrence Fire Dept. family and to the family of Jason Dickey for the tragic loss of our brother,” Tennessee Fire and Codes Enforcement Agency said in a Facebook post. “Prayers for the two firefighters injured.”

The incident is currently under investigation.

 

Our Prayers are going out to the Lawrenceburg Fire Dept Family and to the family of Jason Dickey for the tragic loss of our Brother. And prayers for the 2 Firefighters injured.

Posted by Tennessee Fire and Codes Enforcement Academy on Tuesday, February 13, 2018

 

 

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