Philadelphia Fire Department mourns the loss of firefighter

- The Philadelphia Fire Department is mourning the loss of a firefighter who served the department for 23 years.

According to officials, 60-year-old Lt. Kenneth Greene Sr. died Thursday at Einstein Hospital after being transported to the hospital September 3 while on-duty at Engine 37.

Lt. Greene, a veteran of the United States Army, had served the Department for 23 years on several engine and ladder companies. In 2007, his unit at Ladder 14 received a citation for helping rescue two people from a house fire in Brewerytown.

Funeral arrangements are pending. 

Up Next:


Thank you for visiting FOX29.com! Please click the survey link below to tell us about your experience.

FOX 29 Website Survey

  • Popular

  • Recent

Stories You May Be Interested In – includes Advertiser Stories