Michael Fahy, a "rising star" in the New York Fire Department, was killed by falling debris responding to an explosion at a possible marijuana grow house
The beloved battalion chief who died Tuesday after a Bronx residence exploded was a second-generation firefighter and father of three.
An explosion at a home in the New York City borough of the Bronx on Tuesday killed a battalion chief, the city's highest ranking fire official to die in the line of duty since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, officials said. Michael Fahy...
Battalion chief Michael Fahy, a 17-year veteran and father of three, dies in an explosion at a house in the Bronx.
It happened after a passerby reported the smell of gas, in an area under investigation as a possible marijuana grow house. Michael Fahy served the department for 17 years and was a father of three.