The air pack from the Centerville truck was a different brand.
7:30-7:38 p.m. — A firefighter notices Rose is missing. He goes outside and asks if Rose has come out. No, he is told. Other firefighters open additional doors and windows, feeding oxygen to the fire and hiking its intensity.
7:38 p.m. — Centerville Fire Department calls a MAYDAY, meaning a firefighter is missing.
7:38-7:47 p.m. — Numerous firefighters search for Rose. Searchers find Rose near the center of the basement. When asked if he is OK, Rose said, “No, get me out.” He is taken outside and life-saving procedures started.
Lt. Rose is later declared dead at Kingston hospital. A medical examiner rules the cause of death as “asphyxia due to inhalation of heated products of combustion.” The official time of death: 9:35 p.m. Dec. 19.