Photo of the Week: First responders assemble to support fallen firefighter's son

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This week's Photo of the Week shows how the first responder community rallied to support the family of fallen Spring Valley Firefighter Jared Lloyd, who died battling a blaze at an assisted living facility on Tuesday. 

Lloyd was the father of two young sons: Darius, 5, and Logan, who turned 6 on Wednesday. For Logan's birthday, first responders from agencies from across the region assembled to perform a drive-by parade at Lloyd's home.

The tribute included every emergency services agency in Rockland County, as well as first responders from other counties in New York. Some first responders traveled from New Jersey to show their support for Lloyd's sons. 

An online fundraiser was also launched to support the boys' futures and has raised more than $430,000 since Wednesday. 

Photo/Thiells Fire Department Chief Jason Trow


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