An Oak Bluffs (Martha’s Vineyard) Firefighter was seriously injured today while preparing for a funeral procession. The Firefighter was on top of a ladder truck and was trying to get down, but lost his footing.The Firefighter struck a metal stanchion, and then the pavement. He was airlifted off the Island shortly after. The Edgartown ladder truck and the Oak Bluffs ladder were rigging to form a flag arch for the procession to pass under. The Firefighter’s current condition is not known. KTIYP’s.