SCITUATE, Mass. (AP) — A Marshfield firefighter has been flown to a Boston hospital after getting trapped in a collapsed building while fighting a blaze in neighboring Scituate.
Marshfield Fire Chief Kevin Robinson tells The Patriot Ledger (http://bit.ly/Xgk6q3 ) that Lt. Joseph Kilinowski apparently suffered burns to his back and other injuries while fighting the three-alarm house fire at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Robinson says Kilinowksi was rescued within minutes after he was trapped.
Crews from Marshfield, Duxbury and Norwell provided mutual aid.
The fire started at one home at about 1:30 and spread to two others in the Humarock section of town.
One home was destroyed and two others were damaged.
Information from: The (Quincy, Mass.) Patriot Ledger, http://www.patriotledger.com