LODD – Firefighter Dies After Mayday at 4 Alarm Apartment Fire in Baltimore County

Update: 10:19 pm EST: Fallen Firefighter Identified. Firefighter Mark Falkenhan, 43, died after being injured at a 4 alarm apartment fire in Baltimore County.  Falkenhan had retired from Baltimore County as paramedic about five years ago and went to work for U.S. Secret Service and was a volunteer for Lutherville Volunteer Fire Company. Falkenhan was married and had two children.

All apologies for errors in information last night. I had misspelled the firefighters last name.

Update: 9:31 pm EST: There are confirmed reports that a Firefighter from the Lutherville Volunteer Fire Department has died as a result of injuries from this fire in Baltimore County.

The firefighter was transported to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Towson, where he later died.

Update: 9:14 pm EST: There isn’t a lot of news on this fire yet…details are still emerging.

The fire was contained to one apartment building and was believed to have started on the second floor. Credit Doug Donovan SOURCE HERE

Four Alarms have been sounded for a fire at the Crossing apartment complex at 30 Dowling Circle in Baltimore County. The call came in around 7pm tonight.

A firefighter and two others have been transported to area hospitals for injuries sustained in the fire.

The firefighter was rescued by other firefighters after transmitting a Mayday.

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Here is a quick and glimpse of the scene via youtube

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