Firefighter killed, 2 others injured in Tennessee house fire

LAWRENCEBURG, Tenn. (WKRN) - One firefighter was killed and two others were injured while battling a house fire Monday evening in Lawrenceburg.

The fire began just before 5 p.m. at a home in the 500 block of Hood Lakes Road.

Tennessee News Net reported the roof of the home collapsed and a mayday protocol was established, which means a firefighter is in danger or injured.

The fallen firefighter was identified by the Tennessee Fire and Codes Enforcement Academy as Jason Dickey.

Crews remained on the scene for hours battling the blaze. The condition of the injured firefighters was not immediately released.

Neighboring fire departments have released condolences for Dickey.

The cause of the fire remains unknown and is under investigation.

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