We regret to pass on to you that a Firefighter was killed in the Line of Duty at a shoe factory in Jilava near Bucharest, this morning, June 6. One of the Firefighters who was operating at the time was killed when a wall collapsed during the fire. See video below.
The fire was reported around 0730 as the fire spread to the production lines and warehouses. Heavy black smoke rose from the burning factory, which stored big quantities of flammable materials.
The Firefighter died during the operations, as an outer wall fell on him. The prosecutors started a criminal investigation on the circumstances of the firefighter’s death. The shoe factory that burned was owned by an Italian investor. The damages may amount to several million euro.
HERE Is video from the fire:
Our condolences. RIP.