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.
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.
More Coverage links direct to the story:
- Firefighter Nation
- CBS Baltimore
- ABC 2
- Baltimore Sun
- Fox 45 Baltimore