PINEVILLE, NC (Mecklenburg) – A firefighter with the Pineville Fire Department died in the line of duty on Saturday night, April 30, 2016.
The firefighter was battling a blaze at a commercial strip shopping center. Pineville and Carolina fire departments were initially dispatched just after 9 p.m. As conditions deteriorated and Maydays were called, the Charlotte Fire Department responded multiple resources to assist.
One Charlotte firefighter was also injured and hospitalized.
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