— York Dispatch (@YorkDispatch) March 22, 2018
One firefighter died and three others are being treated after the collapse of the former Weaver Organ and Piano building in York, according to the York County Coroner’s Office and Fred DeSantis, president of the York Professional Firefighters Association.
Two of those transported to York Hospital are talking and will be OK, while the third is in serious condition, he said. The deceased firefighter has not been named.
DeSantis spoke from the hospital, where firefighters and family are gathering.
BREAKING: Coroner called after collapse, entrapment at York fire scene on second day. http://on-ydr.co/2HVGejt
One firefighter was killed Thursday and several others were injured after another portion of the Weaver Point Lofts Apartment building collapsed.
State Representative Kristin Phillips-Hill released a statement confirming the news of the deceased firefighter.
“A firefighter died today when a wall collapsed at the site of a fire yesterday in the City of York,” a portion of Rep. Phillips-Hill’s statement read.
— John A. Pavoncello (@Jpavoncello) March 22, 2018